"Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago" by Douglas Druick

Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago Douglas Druick

Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
10 Dec 2013
ISBN:
9780300191882
Imprint:
Art Institute of Chicago
Dimensions:
168 pages: 279 x 279mm
Illustrations:
151 color illus.

A key destination for any art admirer, the Art Institute of Chicago houses an extraordinary collection of master paintings. Within the covers of this beautiful book, updated to include some recent acquisitions and a new preface by director Douglas Druick, the reader finds an amazing selection of European and American paintings dating from the Renaissance to the present day. Included are singular works by Rembrandt, Rubens, and El Greco; Cassatt, Homer, and J.M.W. Whistler; Degas, Monet, Caillebotte, and Seurat; Picasso, Lichtenstein, Richter, and Twombly.

Douglas Druick is President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute of Chicago.