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Henri Rousseau Book

$ 16.00

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Henri Rousseau claimed he had “no teacher other than nature.” A retired customs official who only began painting in his late 40s, his simple, bold paintings of exotic flora and fauna attracted public derision at first but went on to gain adulation from Picasso, the Surrealists, and long beyond. This dependable introduction explores the makings of this late-blooming artist and his legacy as an unlikely hero of modernism. Born back in 1985, the Basic Art Series has evolved into the best-selling art book collection ever published. A detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her culture and. Historical importance. A concise biography. Approximately 100 illustrations with explanatory captions.

21 x 26cm. 0.56kg. 96 pages.

Made in Germany.

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