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`Ebook ⇦ EYEWITNESS GUIDE:94 MANET 1st Edition - Cased (Eyewitness Guides) ⇩ Creator of the first truly modern paintings Manet was constantly attacked by the art critics of his day while pursuing a life long quest for recognition by the very establishment that rejected his work This beautifully illustrated and highly readable book explores the genius of Manet and the paradox of his life and artEdouard Manet came from a wealthy family and was described by his friends as the perfect gentleman As a young man he frequented the fashionable cafes of his native Paris from which he drew the inspiration for many of his paintings His choice of contemporary subjects together with his bold handling of paint and his rejection of the artistic conventions of his day caused his work to be savagely condemned by the all powerful academics of the Paris Salon In modern times however Manet has been recognized as one of the greatest of all French artistsIllustrated with the artist s most important paintings and contemporary drawings and photographs Manet charts the development of his work from his student days to his deathSupports the National Curricula for England Wales Scotland and Northern Ireland