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Audio Lecture: Salon Caricature and Comic Criticism in 19th-Century Paris
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Julia Langbein, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Chicago, looks closely at the caricatures of paintings featured in the Salons, the official art exhibitions in Paris, asking how they functioned...
Audio Lecture: Salon Caricature and Comic Criticism in 19th-Century Paris
Audio Lecture: Science Chicago—A Technical Study of A Sunday on La Grande Jatte
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Inge Fiedler, Conservation Microscopist, discusses the technical study of Georges Seurat's A Sunday on La Grande Jatte 1884, painted between 1884 and 1886. Using an innovative technique...
Audio Lecture: Science Chicago—A Technical Study of <em>A Sunday on La Grande Jatte</em>
Audio Lecture: Laura Kina Connects with Gauguin
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Artists Connect is a lecture series in which area artists discuss their own work and works in the collection of the Art Institute. Here, Laura Kina discussed the productive conflict that results from...
Audio Lecture: Laura Kina Connects with Gauguin
Artwork Resource Packet: Equestrienne (At the Cirque Fernando) by Henri Toulouse-Lautrec
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Thinly and rapidly painted, Equestrienne (At the Cirque Fernando) (1887-88) has the confident, improvisational quality of a drawing. Its subject is the Circus Fernando, one of the first...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Equestrienne (At the Cirque Fernando)</em> by Henri Toulouse-Lautrec
Artwork and Artist Information: Amédée-David, the Comte de Pastoret by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
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The turbulent, emotional Romantic spirit and the art that it inspired held no fascination for artist Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. He strove for order and restraint in every drawing and painting he...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Amédée-David, the Comte de Pastoret</em> by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Activity: Arrival of the Normandy Train, Gare Saint-Lazare
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Monet used loose, quick brushstrokes to depict the movement of the crowd and the smoke billowing from the cteam engine. To capture such a moment according to some, Monet asked engineers to load the...
Activity: <em>Arrival of the Normandy Train, Gare Saint-Lazare</em>
Teacher Manual: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism
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Introduce your students to the Art Institute's celebrated collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art. This manual discusses the historical and social milieu of this revolutionary movement...
Teacher Manual: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism
Video: Caillebotte Urban Expressionist
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Caillebotte Urban Expressionist. This Art Institute of Chicago produced video profiles the life and art of Gustave Caillebotte.
Video: Caillebotte Urban Expressionist
Video: A Thousand and One Swabs—The Transformation of Paris Street; Rainy Day
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When conservator Faye Wrubel examined Caillebotte's masterpiece Paris Street; Rainy Day in the Art Institute's conservation studio after it had traveled from Paris to New York and back to...
Video: A Thousand and One Swabs—The Transformation of <em>Paris Street; Rainy Day</em>

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