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Title The chefs-d'oeuvre d'art of the Paris International Exhibition, 1878 [electronic resource] / edited by Edward Strahan.
Publication Info. Philadelphia : Gebbie & Barrie [c1878-1880]

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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 138 p., [71] leaves of plates) : ill., ports.
Contents Overture -- Buildings of the Exposition -- Pyramus and Thisbe / by F. A. Delobbe -- The fairies' protegée / by A. F. Mazerolle -- Preparing for the fight / by Karl Bodmer -- The death of Ravana / by Fernand Cormon -- Homer begging / by J. J. A. Lecomte-du-Nouy -- The Valley of Cernay / by L. G. Pelouse -- Lapland interior / by Mme. M. Zetterström -- Insulting the captive Albigenses / by A. Maignan -- Locusta and Nero trying, on a slave, the poison prepared for Britannicus / by F. N. Sylvestre -- Charity and military courage / by Paul Dubois -- Tribunal of the Inquisition / by A. Steinheil -- Sunday evening, Chelsea Hospital Gardens / by James Macbeth -- Orestés pursued by the furies / by J. Lamatte -- Cephalus and Procris / by E. Damé -- David before the combat : and Gloria Victis / by Antonin Mercié -- The harem at the bath / by Jean Leon Gerôme -- Dr. Pinel at Salpêtrière / by T. Robert-Fleury -- Flora and Zephyr / by William Adolphe Bouguereau -- Promenade of the harem / by Alberto Pasini -- The Vestal Tuccia carrying water in a sieve / by Hector Leroux -- Daphnis and Chloe / by F. L. Français -- A canal in Venice / by D. Martin Rico -- Summer-bath at Pompeii : and Saint Sebastian appearing before Maximian Hercules / by Gustave Rodolphe Boulanger -- The death of Brunehaut / by Evariste Vital Luminais -- Bearers of evil tidings slain by Pharaoh / by J. J. A. Lecomet-du-Nouy -- The last day of Corinth / by Tony Robert-Fleury -- Reverie / by Jean Gustave Jacquet -- Chatrousse's Parisian lady : Corbellini's Lazzarone : Butti's the grimace -- The body of Cæsar / by Jean André Rixens -- Æsop narrating his fables / by Roberto Fontana -- Milton dictating "Paradise lost" to his daughters / by Michael Munkacsy -- A family of satyrs / by Louis Priou -- Posthumous trial of Pope Formosus : and St. Bruno refusing the presents of Count Roger / by J. P. Laurens -- The living torches of Nero / by H. H. Siemiradski -- Moccoli! / by Pierre de Coninck -- The oath of Spartacus / by Ernest Barrias -- Burial of a mummy on the banks of the Nile / by F. A. Bridgman -- A shrewd bargain / by Ludwig Knaus -- The vine / by Gustave Doré -- Dancing girls of Gades / by Joseph Coomans -- Sarpedon's body borne to Jupiter by death and sleep / by Henri Léopold Lévy -- Mary of Burgundy protecting Brussels / by Emile Wauters -- Electra / by Félix Joseph Barrias -- Baldwin of the Hatchet administering justice / by Julien De Vriendt -- The betrothed / by Firmin Girard -- Academicians choosing a model / by Mariano Fortuny -- The day after Waterloo / by Emile A. Bayard -- Leaving the masked ball / by Raymond de Madrazo -- Chelsea pensioners : and, After working hours / by Hubert Herkomer -- The queen of the swords / by W. Q. Orchardson -- Ulysses feigning madness / by Heywood Hardy -- The Danaides : and Ariadne abandoned by Theseus / by H. Le Roux and F. Ehrmann -- The fugitives / by P. P. L. Glaize -- The wreck / by William Small -- Portrait of Mrs. H. L. Bischoffsheim / by J. E. Millais -- Marriage at the Mayor's office / by Simon Durand -- Arion : and, Somnolence / by E. E. Hiolle and E. F. Leroux -- The entry of Charles V into Antwerp / by Hans Makart -- Charles V at St. Just / by A. De Vriendt -- Thought / by H. M. A. Chapu -- La Vierge Consolatrice / by W. A. Bouguereau -- Grand Hall of Fine Arts, English section -- The sergeant's portrait / by Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier -- Napoleon announcing the divorce / by E. Pagliano -- Tamar and Absalom / by Alexander Cabanel -- His favorite flower / by Jules Worms -- The betrothal ring / by Florent Willems -- Here they come! / by C. Green -- The grasshopper and the ant / by G. J. Vibert -- The indiscreet soubrette / by J. E. Saintin -- The Marguerite of Faust / by J. Bertrand -- Flirtation / by A. Toulmouche -- Their wedding journey / by J. R. Goubie -- Hall of the Fine Arts, German section.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Paris Universal Exposition of 1878.
Added Author Shinn, Earl, 1838-1886.
Related To Print version: chefs-d'oeuvre d'art of the Paris International Exhibition, 1878. Philadelphia : Gebbie & Barrie [c1878-1880] (DLC) 10000095 (OCoLC)780284473.
OCLC # crl857068179
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