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Title The origins of l'art nouveau : the Bing empire / edited by Gabriel P. Weisberg, Edwin Becker, and Évelyne Possémé.

Publication Info. Amsterdam : Van Gogh Museum ; Paris : Musée des arts décoratifs ; Antwerp : Mercatorfonds, [2004]


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Description 295 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Note Published on the occasion of the exhibition "L'Art Nouveau, la Maison Bing," presented at the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, Nov. 26, 2004-Feb. 27, 2005; the Museum Villa Stuck, Münich, Mar. 17-July 31, 2005; the CaixaForum, Barcelona, Sept. 2005-Jan. 2006; and the Musée des arts décoratifs, Paris, March-July, 2006.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-289) and index.
Contents Introduction, art nouveau and Siegfried Bing / John Leighton, Béatrice Salmon, Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker, José Vilarasau -- Family affair, from Hamburg to Paris and beyond / Gabriel P. Weisberg -- Appreciation and study of Japanese art / Christine Shimizu -- Creation of Japonisme / Gabriel P. Weisberg -- Arts ambassador for Europe and America / Gabriel P. Weisberg -- Opening of la Maison de L'Art Nouveau, Bing and Belgium / Philippe Thiébaut.
Les Salons de L'Art Nouveau, perfect harmony and unpretentious beauty / Edwin Becker -- Bing and England / Évelyne Possémé -- Redesigning the home, Bing's art nouveau workshops / Gabriel P. Weisberg -- Bing art nouveau pavilion at the world's fair of 1900, 'new' art from old / Karine Lacquemant -- Bing and interior decoration, the example of the Château de Trévarez / Évelyne Possémé -- Bing's influence and place in the art of his time / Rüdiger Joppien.
Subject Art nouveau -- Europe -- Exhibitions.
Art nouveau -- France -- Paris -- Exhibitions.
Art nouveau.
Art Nouveau Bing (Firm) -- Exhibitions.
Bing, Siegfried, 1838-1905 -- Influence -- Exhibitions.
Bing, Siegfried, 1838-1905 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Weisberg, Gabriel P.
Becker, Edwin.
Possémé, Evelyne.
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh.
Museum Villa Stuck.
CaixaForum (Barcelona, Spain)
Musée des arts décoratifs (France)
Added Title Art nouveau
Art nouveau: la Maison Bing.
ISBN 906153562X
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