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ARTISTS PAST AND PRESENT

By the Same Author

=The Works of James McNeill Whistler.= Illustrated with Many Reproductions of Etchings, Lithographs, Pastels and Paintings, 6 3/4 × 9 1/4 Inches. Boxed, $4.00 Net. (Postage 32 cents.)

A study of Whistler and his works, including etchings, lithographs, pastels, water colors, paintings, landscapes. Also a chapter on Whistler's "Theory of Art."

=The Same. Limited Edition de Luxe.= The Limited Edition of the Above Work, Illustrated with Additional Examples on Japan and India Paper. Printed on Van Gelder Hand made Paper, with Wide Margins. Limited to 250 Numbered and Signed Copies, of which a few are left unsold. Boxed, $15.00 Net. (Postage Extra.)

=The Art of William Blake.= Uniquely and Elaborately Illustrated. Size 7 1/2 × 10 1/2 Inches. Wide Margins. Boxed, $3.50 Net. (Postage 25 cents.)

A volume of great distinction, discussing the art of Blake in several unusual phases, and dwelling importantly upon his Manuscript Sketch Book, to which the author has had free access, and from which the publishers have drawn freely for illustrations, many of which have never been published before.

[Illustration: DANS LA LOGE

From a painting by Mary Cassatt ]

Artists Past and Present

RANDOM STUDIES

BY

ELISABETH LUTHER CARY

Author of " The Art of William Blake ," " Whistler ," Etc.

ILLUSTRATED

NEW YORK

MOFFAT, YARD & COMPANY 1909

Copyright ,1909, by

MOFFAT, YARD & COMPANY

NEW YORK

PUBLISHED, SEPTEMBER, 1909

The Plimpton Press Norwood Mass. U.S.A.

CONTENTS

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I. ANTOINE LOUIS BARYE 1

II. THE ART OF MARY CASSATT 25

III. MAX KLINGER 37

IV. ALFRED STEVENS 49

V. A SKETCH IN OUTLINE OF JACQUES CALLOT 61

VI. CARLO CRIVELLI 81

VII. THE CASSEL GALLERY 95

VIII. FANTIN LATOUR 109

IX. CARL LARSSON 119

X. JAN STEEN 131

XI. ONE SIDE OF MODERN GERMAN PAINTING 143

XII. TWO SPANISH PAINTERS 165

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

DANS LA LOGE Frontispiece From a painting by Mary Cassatt Facing Page

PORTRAIT OF ANTOINE LOUIS BARYE 2 From a painting by J. F. Millet

LION DEVOURING A DOE 6

BULL THROWN TO EARTH BY A BEAR 6 From a bronze by Barye

A LIONESS 8 From a bronze by Barye

THE PRANCING BULL 10 From a bronze by Barye

PANTHER SEIZING A DEER 12 From a bronze by Barye

THE LION AND THE SERPENT 16 From a bronze by Barye

ASIAN ELEPHANT CRUSHING TIGER 20 From a bronze by Barye

CHILD RESTING 28 From an etching by Mary Cassatt

ON THE BALCONY 32 From a painting by Mary Cassatt

WOMAN WITH A FAN 34 From a painting by Mary Cassatt

BEETHOVEN 38 From a statue in colored marble by Max Klinger

CASSANDRA 44 From a statue in colored marble by Max Klinger

L'ATELIER 52 From a painting by Alfred Stevens

PORTRAIT OF JACQUES CALLOT 68 Engraved by Vosterman after the painting of Van Dyck

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