Overcoming All Obstacles: The Women of the Acadtmie Julian

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"Overcoming All Obstacles: The Women of the Academie Julian" is the first book to examine late nineteenth-century Paris's most famous training ground for the leading women artists of the period. The Academie Julian was founded in Paris in 1868, initially to prepare students for entry to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, the nineteenth-century's preeminent art school. Because women could not study at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts until 1897, Julian itself became an international equivalent for many of the late nineteenth- and early ...

Overcoming All Obstacles: The Women of the Acadtmie Julian 1999, Rutgers University Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780813527550

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