L'Algérie du Sud et ses Peintres 1830-1960 [The Painters of Southern Algeria 1830-1960]
Paris: Éditions Paris-Méditerranée / EDIF 2000, 2003. Very Good / Very Good. Item #5520
Paris: Éditions Paris-Méditerranée, 2003. First Edition. Folio; 214pp. Text in French. Pictorial dustjacketover textured ochre boards with brown stamping on spine. Jacket very lightly rubbed along bottom edge. Boards square with light bumps to corners and spine ends.
The third 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 augmented and illustrated index of other Algerian and Algeria-inspired painters. Bibliography. A superb panorama of realist and academic Algerian paintings--chiefly landscape, urban, and domestic genre subjects--housed in museums, galleries and private collections.