General: Naturalism, Impressionism, and Post Impressionism

  1. Adams, Steven; The Barbizon School & The Origin of Impressionism. Phaidon. 1994, ISDN 0714829196

  2. Barras Hill, Ian; Impressionnisme, Royal Smeets Offset, Weerts, 1993

  3. Clay, Jean; L'Impressionnisme, Hachette, 1971

  4. De Jonge, Piet; Impressionism: Through Clear Eyes, The Movement And Its Precursors. Museum Boymans-Van Beunigen Rotterdam, 19 September-29 November 1992

  5. Herbert, Robert L; Impressionism: Art, Leisure, and Parisian Society. Yale University Press. New Haven 1988.

  6. Kapos, Martha; The Impressionists, A Retrospective.Beaux Arts Editions,1991

  7. Le Pichon, Yann; The Real World of The Impressionists. Crown Publishers, 1983

  8. Lucie-Smith, Edward; Visual Arts in the 20th Century, Upper Saddle River, NJ:Prentice Hall, Inc. 1996

  9. Moffet, Charles; Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings, New York, NY: Harry Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 1985.

  10. Palmer, Christopher; Impressionism in Music. Hutchinson Publishing Group Ltd,1973

  11. Pool, Phoebe; Impressionism. London: Thames and Hudson Ltd, 1967.

  12. Rewald, John; The History Of Impressionism. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1973

  13. Russel, John; Paris. Abradale Press,1989

  14. Tinterow, Gary And Loyrette, Henri; Origins Of Impressionism. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995

  15. White, Barbara Ehrlich; Impressionists Side by Side their Friendships, Rivalries, and Artistic Exchanges. New York: Random House, Inc., 1996

THE JAPANESE INFLUENCE

  1. Kao, Mu-sen. East Meets West in Art. San Jose State University, San Jose, 1997 Oka, Isaburo. Hiroshige: JapanÍs Great Landscape Artist. Kodansha International Ltd., c1992

  2. Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh. Japanese Prints Collected by Vincent van Gogh. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 1978

  3. Whitford, Frank. Japanese Prints and Western Painters. Macmillan Publishing, New York, 1977

  4. Wichmann, Siegfried. Japonisme; Japanese Influence on French Art, 1854-1910. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio, 1975

  5. http://encarta.msn.com/find/Concise.asp?ti=03662000

  6. http://spectacle.Berkeley.EDU/~fiovillo/

THE INFLUENCE OF PHOTOGRAPHY

  1. Kendall, Richard ; Degas, Beyond Impressionism. National Gallery Publications Limited, 1996.

  2. Kosinski, Dorothy; The Artist and the Camera: Degas to Picasso. Dallas Museum of Art, 1999.

IMPRESSIONISTS IN AMERICA

  1. Pollock, Griselda; Mary Cassatt: Painter of Modern Women, Thames and Hudson Ltd. London, 1998.

  2. Weitzenhoffer, Frances; The Havemeyers: Impressionism Comes To America; A Times Mirror Company, 1986

TRAINS AND BRIDGES

  1. Bareau, Juliet Wilson; Manet, Monet, and the Gare Saint-Lazare. Washington [D.C.]: National Gallery of Art. Yale University Press. New Haven 1998.

  2. Distel, Anne; Gustave Caillebotte, Urban Impressionist. Paris: Reunion des Musees Nationaux: Musee d'Orsay; Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago. In association with Abbeville Press. New York 1995.

  3. Tucker, Paul Hayes; Claude Monet: Life and Art. Yale University Press. New Haven 1995.

  4. Bertrand Lemoine; Architecture in France, 1800-1900. New York, 1998.

  5. Robert L. Herbert; Impressionism : art, leisure, and Parisian society. Yale University Press. New Haven 1988.

  6. http://rubens.anu.edu.au/htdocs/surveys/charlotte/0318/031847.JPG

  7. http://www.artnet.com/Magazine/features/hill/hill4-21-98.asp

ENTERTAINMENT

  1. Brettell, Richard And Folds Mccullagh, Suzanne; Degas In The Art Institute Of Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1984

  2. Kendall, Richard; Degas, Beyond Impressionism; National Gallery Publications Limited, 1996

  3. Pollock, Griselda; Mary Cassatt: Painter of Modern Women; Thames and Hudson Limited London, 1998

  4. Rewald, John; The History Of Impressionism, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1973

  5. Sutherland Boggs, Jean; Degas, Artists in Focus; The Art Institute of Chicago, 1996

  6. Sutton, Denys; Edgar Degas, Life and Work; Rizzoli, New York, 1986

  7. O'Connor, Patrick; Nightlife of Paris: the Art of Toulouse-Lautrec; Universe, 1991

  8. Goldschmidt, Lucien and Schimmel, Herbert; Unpublished Correspondence of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec; Phaidon Press, 1969

  9. Adriani, Goetz; Toulouse-Lautrec; Thames and Hudson, 1987

  10. Lassaigne, Jacques; Toulouse-Lautrec and the Paris of the Cabarets;
    Fratelli Fabri Editori, McCall Publishing Company, New York, NY, 1970

OPEN AIR, PORTRAITS, SPECIAL EFFECTS

  1. Adams, Steven; The Barbizon School & The Origin of Impressionism. Phaidon.
    1994.

  2. Bumpus, Judith; Les Jardins des Impressionistes. Phaidon,1990

  3. Druick, Douglas W; Renoir. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997.

  4. Groom, Gloria; "Portraits by Renoir." USA Today. Nov 1997: 36-50.

  5. Romig, Mary Beth; "Brushing up on Monet." New Orleans Magazine, Jan 1995: 34-37.

  6. Sweeney, Jim; "The Impressionists Paint Winter: a Special Effect." Weatherwise. Jan-Feb 1999: 22-26.

  7. White, Barbara Ehrlich; Impressionists Side by Side their Friendships,Rivalries, and Artistic Exchanges. New York: Random House, Inc., 1996.

  8. www.intermonet.com/biograph/autobigb.htm

  9. www.absolutearts.com/masters/names/Monet_Claude.html

URBAN SCENES

  1. Bareau, Juliet Wilson; Manet, Monet, and the Gare Saint-Lazare. Washington [D.C.]: National Gallery of Art. Yale University Press. New Haven 1998.

  2. Brettell ,Richard R. and Pissarro ,Joachim; The Impressionist and the City: Pissarro's series paintings. New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, 1992.

  3. Distel, Anne; Gustave Caillebotte, Urban Impressionist. Paris: Reunion des Musees Nationaux: Musee d'Orsay; Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago. In association with Abbeville Press. New York 1995.

  4. Links, J. G.; Canaletto. Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1982.

  5. Shikes ,Ralph E. and Harper ,Paula; Pissarro, His Life and Work. New York : Horizon Press, c1980.

  6. Tucker, Paul Hayes; Claude Monet: Life and Art. Yale University Press. New Haven 1995.

WOMEN'S WORLD

  1. Clement, Russel, Houze, Annick, Erbolato-Ramsey, Christiane; The Women Impressionists, A Sourcebook; Greenwood Press, 2000

  2. Garb, Tamar; Women Impressionists, Rizzoli International
    Publications, Inc., 1986.

  3. Lucie-Smith, Edward; Visual Arts in the 20th Century, Upper Saddle
    River, NJ:Prentice Hall, Inc. 1996.

  4. Moffet, Charles; Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings,
    New York, NY: Harry Abrams, Inc. Publishers, 1985.

  5. Pool, Phoebe; Manet, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1985.

  6. Pollock, Griselda; Mary Cassatt: Painter of Modern Women; Thames and Hudson Limited London, 1998

  7. Schneider, Pierre; The World of Manet, New York, NY: Time-Life Books, 1968.

  8. The New Book of Knowledge, Book F, Danbury, Conn.: Groiler, 1981.

  9. White, Barbara Ehrlich; Impressionists Side By Side: Their friendships, Rivalries, and Artistic Exchanges, Knopf 1996

  10. Witzling, Mara; Mary Cassatt, A Private World; Universe, 1991

  11. http://encarta.msn.com

  12. http://www.encyclopedia.com

  13. http://www.ibiblio.org