Art; Artists; Text in this Vol. is by Charles Steriling, Curator of Painting in the Louvre, Paris. This Vol. deals with the French schools from the sixteenth century to today and concentrates on all the developments in this major tradition since the Renaissance. Included in the profusion of beautiful color plates and gravure black and whites are such patinters as Poussin, Lorrain, Watteau, Chardin, Boucher, David, Ingres, Delacroix, Degas, Gauguin, Renoir, and the other great Impressionists, and later painters like Bonnard, Matisse and Picasso. Not art lover can afford to be without this unusual presentation. 233 Reproductions, 77 full color plates. (250 pgs.) Two pen point size spots on upper edge, otherwise Pictorial DJ and book Near VVG. Truly an Art Collector's piece.AUTHOR: Charles Sterling PUBLISHER: Harry N. Abrams, NY ISBN: YEAR: 1958 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: Second Ed.