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    John Singer Sargent: The Later Portraits Volume 3: The Complete Paintings (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art) (Hardback) By (author) Richard Ormond, By (author) Elaine Kilmurray

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    DescriptionThis is the third volume of the catalogue raisonne of the work of the American painter John Singer Sargent (1856-1925). Comprising over 200 portraits and portrait sketches in oil and watercolour, painted between 1900 and the artist's death in 1925, this work completes the trilogy of portrait volumes. The catalogued works have been grouped into two chronological sections, each with its own introduction to set the particular group in context. There is also a section of undated portraits and an appendix listing previously unrecorded works. Each work is documented in depth: entries include traditional data about the painting or watercolour; details of the work's provenance, exhibition history, and bibliography; a short biography of the sitter; a discussion of the circumstances in which the work was created; and a critical discussion of its subject matter, style and significance in Sargent's career. With very few exceptions, all the works are reproduced in colour. There is also an illustrated inventory of Sargent's studio props and accessories and a cross-referenced checklist of the portraits in which they appear.


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    Title
    John Singer Sargent: The Later Portraits Volume 3
    Subtitle
    The Complete Paintings
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Ormond, By (author) Elaine Kilmurray
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 256 mm
    Height: 316 mm
    Thickness: 32 mm
    Weight: 2,558 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780300098068
    ISBN 10: 0300098065
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.2
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJ
    BIC E4L: ART
    BIC subject category V2: AGC
    BISAC V2.8: ART016000
    BIC subject category V2: AFC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: ACX
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BISAC V2.8: ART006000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15840
    BIC subject category V2: AGHF
    Libri: I-AT
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    DC22: 759.13
    BISAC V2.8: ART015020
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJ
    LC classification: ND237.S3 A4 1998
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: ND237.S3 \
    Thema V1.0: AGC, AGA, AGHF, AFC
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3MP
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    45 illustrations, 220 colour pl bibliog , index
    Publisher
    Yale University Press
    Imprint name
    Yale University Press
    Publication date
    30 December 2003
    Publication City/Country
    New Haven
    Author Information
    Richard Ormond, formerly director of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, is an independent art historian. He is the co-author of books on Sargent, Landseer, Winterhalter and Lord Leighton. He is a great-nephew of John Singer Sargent. Elaine Kilmurray is research director of the John Singer Sargent catalogue raisonne project.