Robert L. Herbert

Robert L. Herbert, after a long career at Yale, is now Andrew W. Mellon Professor Emeritus of Humanities at Mount Holyoke. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Philosophical Society, and has been named Officier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Government. Among his books are Impressionism: Art, Leisure and Parisian Society, Nature’s Workshop: Renoir’s Writings on the Decorative Arts, and Seurat: Drawings and Paintings. His most recent book is Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte.

Godfather of the Modern?

Godfather of the Modern?

Cézanne and Beyond

an exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, February 26–May 17, 2009

Cézanne und die Moderne

an exhibition at the Fondation Beyeler, Riehen bei Basel, Switzerland, October 10, 1999–January 9, 2000

Cézanne and the Dawn of Modern Art

an exhibition at the Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany, September 18, 2004–January 16, 2005

August 13, 2009 issue

Cunning Claude Monet

The Unknown Monet: Pastels and Drawings

Catalog of the exhibition by James A. Ganz and Richard Kendall

Claude Monet and His Posterity

Catalog of the exhibition by Serge Lemoine, Shuji Takashina, Akiko Mabuchi, and Yusuka Minami

Monet in Normandy

Catalog of the exhibition by Heather Lemonedes, Lynn Federle Orr, and David Steel, with essays by Richard Brettell

Claude Monet (1840–1926): A Tribute to Daniel Wildenstein and Katia Granoff

Catalog of the exhibition edited by Joseph Baillio

August 16, 2007 issue

Unparallel Lives

The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism

by Ross King

Ernest Meissonier: Master in His Genre

by Constance Cain Hungerford

June 8, 2006 issue

Art Under Siege

Defeated Flesh: Medicine, Welfare, and Warfare in the Making of Modern France

by Bertrand Taithe

Art, War and Revolution in France, 1870–1871: Myth, Reportage and Reality

by John Milner

Paris in Despair: Art and Everyday Life under Siege (1870–71)

by Hollis Clayson

March 13, 2003 issue

An Anarchist’s Art

Signac, 1863–1935

catalog of the exhibition by Marina Ferretti-Bocquillon, Anne Distel, John Leighton, and Susan Alyson Stein

Signac: Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint

by Françoise Cachin, with Marina Ferretti-Bocquillon

Signac et la libération de la couleur: De Matisse à Mondrian

edited by Erich Franz

December 20, 2001 issue

Spirits on Canvas

Technique and Meaning in the Paintings of Paul Gauguin

Vojtech Jirat-Wasiutynski and H. Travers Newton Jr.

Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Search for Sacred Art

Debora Silverman

June 21, 2001 issue

Goodbye to All That

Farewell to an Idea: Episodes from a History of Modernism

by T.J. Clark

November 4, 1999 issue

Monet Our Contemporary

Monet in the 20th Century

an exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, September 20-December 27, 1998, and the Royal Academy of Arts, London, January 23-April 18, 1999

Monet in the 20th Century

Catalog of the exhibition by Paul Hayes Tucker, with George T.M. Shackelford and MaryAnne Stevens, and essays by Romy Golan and John House and Michael Leja

November 19, 1998 issue

Renoir the Radical

Renoir's Portraits: Impressions of an Age 27-September 14, 1997; the Art Institute of Chicago, October 17, 1997-January 4, 1998; and the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, February 8-April 26, 1998.

exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, June, Catalog of the exhibition by Colin B. Bailey, with the assistance of John B. Collins, and with essays by Linda Nochlin and Anne Distel

November 20, 1997 issue

Degas & Women

The Spectacular Body: Science, Method and Meaning in the Work of Degas

by Anthea Callen

Painted Love: Prostitution in French Art of the Impressionist Era

by Hollis Clayson

Odd Man Out: Readings of the Work and Reputation of Edgar Degas

by Carol Armstrong

April 18, 1996 issue

Impressionists on Stage

Landscapes of France: Impressionism and its Rivals 1995

an exhibition at the Hayward Gallery, London, May 18 to August 28,

Impressions of France: Monet, Renoir, Pissarro, and their Rivals October 4, 1995 to January 14, 1996.

the same exhibition, retitled, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,, Catalog of the exhibitions by John House, with contributions from Ann Dumas and Jane Mayo Roos and James F. McMillan

Claude Monet 1840––1926

an exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, July 22 to November 26, 1995, Catalog of the exhibition by Charles F. Stuckey, with the assistance of Sophia Shaw

Monet to Matisse: Landscape Painting in France 1874––1914

an exhibition held in 1994 at the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, Catalog of the exhibition by Richard Thomson, with an essay by Michael Clarke

November 2, 1995 issue

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