Very Good / Very Good. Item #5517
Paris: Éditions Paris-Méditerranée, 2002. First Edition. Folio; 318pp. Text in French. Pictorial dustjacket over textured ochre boards with brown stamping on spine. Spine slightly cocked; binding otherwise tight.
The second in a series of three volumes by Vidal-Bué surveying Algerian painting region by region. Full-color reproductions on most pages, many in large format. Final section of scholarly and biographical notes on artists represented in the volume plus other Algerian and Algeria-inspired painters--some 500 entries in total. Bibliography. A superb panorama of realist and academic Algerian paintings--chiefly landscape, urban, and domestic genre subjects--housed in museums, galleries and private collections.