Ernest Meissonier: master in his genre
"This study documents the career of one of the most widely known French artists of the nineteenth century. The embodiment of mainstream taste, Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier was scorned by the avant-garde, but his jewellike genre paintings were highly regarded by his middle-class audience. Examin...
|Main Author:||Hungerford, Constance Cain.|
|Other Authors:||Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest, 1815-1891.|
Cambridge, U.K. ; New York :
Cambridge University Press,