The Art Institute of Chicago boasts one of the world’s finest collections of Impressionist and Postimpressionist art. This innovatively designed book highlights eight iconic masterpieces, including Ballet at the Paris Opéra by Degas, Two Sisters (On the Terrace) by Renoir, Paris Street; Rainy Day by Caillebotte, Stacks of Wheat by Monet, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte—1884 by Seurat, The Bedroom by Van Gogh, At the Moulin Rouge by Toulouse-Lautrec, and Why Are You Angry? by Gauguin. An individual fold-out section is devoted to each work, complete with details, comparative images, and an informative text, providing a wonderful introduction to one of the most popular and accessible periods of art history.
The Art Institute of Chicago, 2005 5 x 7 in.; 50 pages; 70 color illustrations ISBN: 1-85759-403-7
2 days 9 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Congratulations to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on their grand opening this weekend. The building, designed by architect David Adjaye, is a truly historic addition to the National Mall in Washington D.C. #APeoplesJourney #MakingHistory
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Try this new digital interactive for families in the museum’s Ryan Learning Center, located in the Modern Wing, or print out a tour at home.
3 days 10 hours ago The Art Institute of Chicago Today marks the autumn equinox and the official end of summer. Celebrate the changing of the seasons with the latest in ARTicle’s Sound and Vision series, matching songs from around the world with our encyclopedic collection.