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People/Characters: Édouard Manet

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Édouard Manet by Vivien Perutz
Alias Olympia: A Woman's Search for Manet's Notorious Model & Her Own Desire by Eunice Lipton
Art in Hand: Toulouse-Lautrec by Udo Felbinger
The Art of Manet by Nathaniel Harris
The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art by Sebastian Smee
Beyond the Tragic Vision: The Quest for Identity in the Nineteenth Century by Morse Peckham
The Blockade: Runners and Raiders by William C. Davis
Claude & Camille: A Novel of Monet by Stephanie Cowell
The Complete Paintings of Manet (Classics of the World's Great Art) by Phoebe Pool
Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions by John Farndon
Edouard Manet : Augenblicke der Geschichte by Edouard Manet
Edouard Manet and the Execution of Maximilian by Kermit S. Champa
Edouard Manet, 1832-1883 : a retrospective loan exhibition for the benefit of the French Hospital and the Lisa Day Nurse by Edouard Manet
Edouard Manet, 1832-1883: The First of the Moderns by Gilles Néret
Edouard Manet: Rebel in a Frock Coat by Beth Archer Brombert
Eyewitness Art: Manet by Patricia Wright
The Gardner Heist: The True Story of the World's Largest Unsolved Art Theft by Ulrich Boser
The Great Book of French Impressionism by Diane Kelder
The Great Masters by Quantum Books
Impressionism: its forerunners and influences by Francesco Abbate
Impressionist Quartet by Jeffrey Meyers
The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism by Ross King
Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art by Julian Barnes
The Last Flowers of Manet by Robert Gordon
The Life and Works of Manet by Nathaniel Harris
Life Studies: Stories by Susan Vreeland
Mademoiselle Victorine: A Novel by Debra Finerman
Manet by Georges Bataille
Manet by Robert Rey
Manet by S. Lane Faison
Manet by Nicholas Wadley
Manet by Claudia Lyn Cahan
Manet (Barnes & Noble Art Series) by Henri Perruchot
Manet (Gallery of Art) by Lesley Stevenson
Manet (I Classici dell'Arte) by Marcello Venturi
Manet (Profiles in Art) by Françoise Cachin
Manet and his critics by George Heard Hamilton
Manet and the Modern Tradition by Anne Coffin Hanson
Manet and the Painters of Contemporary Life by Alan Krell
Manet and the Sea by Juliet Wilson Bareau
Manet by Himself by Juliet Wilson-Bareau
Manet Paintings: 24 Art Cards by Edouard Manet
Manet's Contemplation at the Gare Saint-Lazare by Harry Rand
Manet's Modernism: or, The Face of Painting in the 1860s by Michael Fried
Manet, 1832-1883 : [cat. exp., Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, April 22-August 8, 1983, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Sept 10-Nov 27, 1983 by Juliet Wilson Bareau
Manet, Monet, and the Gare Saint-Lazare by Juliet Wilson Bareau
Manet, The life and work of the artist illustrated with 80 color plates by Sandra Orienti
Manet/Velazquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting by Gary Tinterow
Manet: A Retrospective by Theresa Ann Gronberg
Manet: Phaidon Colour Library by John Richardson
Manet: The Still Life Paintings by George Mauner
Manet:The Influence of the Modern by Françoise Cachin
The Muse of Edouard Manet by M. Clifford
National Geographic Magazine 1961 v119 #5 May by Melville Bell Grosvenor
Nijinsky by Richard Buckle
Olympia: Paris in the Age of Manet by Otto Friedrich
The Painting of Modern Life: Paris in the Art of Manet and His Followers by Timothy J. Clark
Paintings in the Musée d'Orsay by Robert Rosenblum
The Private Lives of the Impressionists by Sue Roe
Sister Wendy's Grand Tour: Discovering Europe's Great Art by Wendy Beckett
Suzanne en Edouard Manet by Thera Coppens
Toulouse-Lautrec and Montmartre by Richard Thomson
Twelve Views of Manet's Bar by Bradford R. Collins
Victorian Outsider: A Biography of J. A. M. Whistler by Roy McMullen
With Violets by Elizabeth Robards
The World of Manet, 1832-1883 by Pierre Schneider
Édouard Manet, 1832-1883. [cat. exp., Philadelphia Museum of Art, Nov 3-Dec 11, 1966; Art Institute of Chicago, Jan 13-Feb 19, 1967] by Anne Coffin Hanson

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Édouard Manet, 23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883, was a French painter. One of the first nineteenth century artists to approach modern-life subjects, he was a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.

His early masterworks include 'The Luncheon on the Grass' and 'Olympia'.

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