Arts Surveys
Impressionism,#041
(75 slides, audiocassette - 37 minutes, and text)
This program was written by William C. Seitz, noted art historian, who was also Kress Professor at the National Gallery of Art. Paintings by Manet, Renoir, Monet, van Gogh, Cezanne, and other artists are analyzed. The commentary contains explanations of the differ-ences between impressionism and mid-nineteenth-century realism and discusses the out-growth of post-impressionism and from the impressionist movement.