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Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection.

Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection.

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Published by Art Institute of Chicago in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dale, Chester, -- 1883-1962 -- Art collections.,
  • Painting, French,
  • Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsArt Institute of Chicago.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND548 .D32, ND548 T9 1946
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22458087M

    The significant collection of 19th-century French paintings at the National Gallery, London, includes many important works by artists associated with the Barbizon School. In addition to paintings by Courbet, Millet, and Rousseau, there are over twenty works by Corot, including the monumental Italian Woman, or Woman with Yellow Sleeve (L.   Chester Dale Art Collection at National Gallery of Art. From Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection at the National Gallery of Art in Washington DC highlights the personal art collection of millionaire Chester Dale, a 20th century Wall Street banker and railroad and utilities bond market maker.. His impressive collection from his apartment in New York’s famous .

    Description: DANIEL CHESTER FRENCH (AMERICAN, ) SEATED LINCOLN, ; A later cast from the working model executed during the second half of the 20th Century; This is a reduced version of French's last major work, a larger than life seated figure of Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. It has been described as.   Paintings by Amedeo Modigliani, which Morton says straddle awkwardly the 19th and 20th century divide, have been brought out of storage and included in the last room, with the Picasso.

    Maud and Chester Dale amassed hundreds of works, eventually donating some paintings, sculptures, and drawings to the NGA. The Dales’ collection of French and American art from the late 19th and early 20th centuries was considered to be the country's most important, and was among the most transformative gifts to the NGA of its time. The National Gallery of Art’s latest exhibit, “Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection,” sounds like the title of an art history survey course. In contrast to a typical exhibit that showcases the work of a single artist or movement, the NGA’s undertaking sweeps through periods, artists and styles of French art from the 19th and 20th centuries.


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Twentieth Century French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. Foreword by David E. Finley. Introduction by Maud Dale. by Dale Collection) Washington. National Gallery of Art.

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Washington: National Gallery of Art, (OCoLC) Named Person: Chester Dale; Chester Dale: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Chester Dale; National Gallery of Art (U.S.). Dale, Chester, Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection.

Washington, National Gallery of Art, (OCoLC) Named Person: Chester Dale; Chester Dale; Maud Dale: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Chester Dale; National Gallery of Art.

Dale, Chester, Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Chester Dale; Daniel Catton Rich; Art Institute of Chicago. Dale, Chester, Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection.

[Chicago] The Art Institute of Chicago [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Chester Dale; Daniel Catton Rich; Art Institute of Chicago. OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale Collection.

Description: pages (chiefly illustrations (some color)) 23 cm. Chester Dale () is best known for the magnificent paintings he bequeathed to the National Gallery of Art, which he acquired with the expert guidance of his first wife, Maud ().

They assembled one of the finest collections in America of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century paintings.

Chester Dale (May 3, – Decem ) was an American banker and patron of the earned large sums from working for the New York Stock Exchange, allowing him to collect 19th and 20th-century French gh he considered establishing a private museum, he donated a part of his collection to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

in In addition to his renowned collection of 19th-century French impressionist paintings, highly sought after by major museums across the country, Chester Dale also admired and collected works by the American painter George Bellows (American, - ), a contemporary he had befriended in his youth in New tragic happenstance, Bellows’s paintings were eligible to be incorporated into.

The greatest part of the Kress collection comprises a nearly encyclopedic assemblage of Italian paintings dating from the 14th to the 18th century, but it also included Spanish, French, German, and early Netherlandish pictures. Kress began to give paintings as early asbut the majority came to the Gallery in the s and s.

Washington, DC, became one of the most important repositories in North America of French art of the late 19th and early 20th centuries when Chester Dale bequeathed his remarkable collection of paintings to the National Gallery of Art.

Dale was an astute businessman who had made his fortune on Wall Street in the bond market. The Chester Dale Collection at the National Gallery of Art comprises more than works of art. The core of the collection focuses on modern French art and includes many of the museum's most admired paintings by artists such as Degas, Monet, Renoir, and Picasso.

The Chester Dale Collection. Authors: Kimberly A. Jones, with Maygene Daniels. National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. One of the finest collections in America of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century paintings, the Chester Dale Collection features great masterpieces of French impressionism and post-impressionism.

View all 19th-Century French paintings. As the century began, the academic style favored by the official Salon still dictated the success of artists and public taste. But soon that began to change. Realists turned convention on its head to give heroic character to everyday subjects. Manet scandalized the public with his images of modern life.

From Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection A shrewd businessman, Chester Dale started out as a Wall Street messenger in the early 20th century.

By he was poised to make the fortune that enabled him to assemble one of the finest collections of modern art in America. Chester Dale (–) is best known for the magnificent paintings he bequeathed to the National Gallery of Art, which he acquired with the expert guidance of his first wife, Maud (–).

They assembled one of the finest collections in America of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century : Click Here For Full Size Image The Chester Dale Collection Kimberly A. Jones. Some 20th-century artists experimented only briefly with pastel before turning to other media, and The Touch of Color includes rare pastels by Käthe Kollwitz, Henri Matisse, and Roy Lichtenstein.

Jasper Johns sometimes uses pastel to explore the themes of earlier paintings, as in Untitled (from Untitled ) (/). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Twentieth century French paintings from the Chester Dale collection Chester Dale Not in Library.

Not in Library. Not in Library. Jay Wolke David Travis. Chester Dale was an American banker and patron of the arts. Home. Log In Once logged in, you can add biography in the database.

Directories Newly added. Create Biography. 20th-century French art developed out of the Impressionism and Post-Impressionism that dominated French art at the end of the 19th century. The first half of the 20th century in France saw the even more revolutionary experiments of Cubism, Dada and Surrealism, artistic movements that would have a major impact on western, and eventually world, World War II, while French artists.

Chester Dale (May 3, – Decem ) was an American banker and patron of the earned large sums from working for the New York Stock Exchange, allowing him to collect a group of 19th and 20th-century French gh he considered establishing a private museum, he donated a part of his collection to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

in The Twentieth Century The innovations of postimpressionism, combined with the influence of Cézanne and a new current of interest in the art of Africa, to give rise to the early 20th-century movements of fauvism, led by Matisse and Rouault, and cubism, created by Picasso and Braque.

Picasso's work, spanning seven decades, provided in its.Collection Information. Size: linear feet. Summary: The papers of New York art collector, Chester Dale, who amassed one of the world's most complete collections of nineteenth and twentieth century French art, measure linear feet and date from circa The bulk of the material dates from and documents Dale's activities through biographical material, correspondence.