Ancient art to Post-Impressionism: masterpieces from the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen

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Royal Academy of Arts, 2004 - Art - 260 pages
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Begun in 1878 by a prominent Danish family, the collection now housed in Copenhagen's renowned Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek includes exceptional Greek, Roman, and Etruscan sculptures, works by Danish Golden Age artists and by French artists such as Rodin and Carpeaux, and notable canvases and ceramics by Paul Gauguin. Published to coincide with an exhibition of works from the Glyptotek, this important volume illustrates some 200 artworks.

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Carefully arranged and rich with detail, the catalog highlights some 200 masterpieces from Copenhagen's Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, including Roman, Greek, and Etruscan sculptures, canvases by Paul Gauguin, and works by Rodin and Carpeaux, to name a few. Read full review

Contents

Sponsors Preface
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Carl and Helge Jacobsens Views on Art
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Cypriot and Palmyran Antiquities
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