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Gustave Courbet

Painter (10-Jun-1819 — 31-Dec-1877)


Valerie Bajou. Courbet. Paris, France: Adam Biro. 2003. 432pp. Language: French.

Georges Boudaille. Translated by Michael Bullock. Gustave Courbet: Painter in Protest. Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society. 1969. 151pp.

Sarah Faunce; Linda Nochlin (editors). Courbet Reconsidered. Cumberland, RI: Yale University Press. 1988. 245pp. Brooklyn Museum exhibit.

Sarah Faunce. Courbet. New York: Harry N. Abrams. 1993.

Klaus Herding. Translated by John William Gabriel. Courbet: To Venture Independence. New Haven and London: Yale University Press. 1991. 269pp.

Charles Leger. Courbet. Paris, France: G. Cres. 1929. 229pp. + 64 plates Language: French.

Jack Lindsay. Gustave Courbet: His Life and Art. New York: Harper & Row. 1973. 383pp.

Gerstle Mack. Gustave Courbet. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1951. 406pp.

Linda Nochlin. Gustave Courbet: A Study of Style and Society. New York: Garland. 1976.

Georges Riat; Paul Vitry. Gustave Courbet, peintre. Paris, France: Henri Floury. 1906. Language: French.

James Henry Rubin. Courbet. Paris, France: Phaidon. 1997. 351pp. Rubin is a professor of art history at Stony Brook.

James Henry Rubin. Realism and Social Vision in Courbet and Proudhon. Princeton University Press. 1980. 177pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.353)

  5. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.232)

  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.125)

  7. Atlantic: Brief Lives: A Biographical Companion to the Arts (p.191)

  8. Legends in Their Own Time (p.56)

  9. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.102)

  10. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.71)

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