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Contents List of Illustrations Chapter One: Chez Meissonier Chapter Two: Modern Life Chapter Three: The Lure of Perfection Chapter Four: Mademoiselle V. Chapter Five: Dreams of Genius Chapter Six: Youthful Daring Chapter Seven: A Baffling Maze of Canvas Chapter Eight: The Salon of Venus Chapter Nine: The Tempest of Fools Chapter Ten: Famous Victories Chapter Eleven: Young France Chapter Twelve: Deliberations Chapter Thirteen: Room M Chapter Fourteen: Plein Air Chapter Fifteen: A Beastly Slop Chapter Sixteen: The Apostle of Ugliness Chapter Seventeen: Ma¿tre Vel zquez Chapter Eighteen: The Jury of Assassins Chapter Nineteen: Monet or Manet? Chapter Twenty: A Flash of Swords Chapter Twenty-One: Marvels, Wonders and Miracles Chapter Twenty-Two: Funeral for a Friend Chapter Twenty-Three: Manoeuvres Chapter Twenty-Four: A Salon of Newcomers Chapter Twenty-Five: Au Bord de la Mer Chapter Twenty-Six: Mademoiselle Berthe Chapter Twenty-Seven: Flying Gallops Chapter Twenty-Eight: The Wild Boar of the Batignolles Chapter Twenty-Nine: Vaulting Ambitions Chapter Thirty: The Prussian Terror Chapter Thirty-One: The Last Days of Paris Chapter Thirty- Two: A Carnival of Blood Chapter Thirty-Three: Days of Hardship Chapter Thirty-Four: The Apples of Discord Chapter Thirty-Five: A Ring of Gold Chapter Thirty-Six: Pure Haarlem Beer Chapter Thirty- Seven: Beyond Perfection Chapter Thirty-Eight: The Liberation of Paris Epilogue: Finishing Touches Political Timeline Acknowledgments Notes Bibliography
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Painting, French -- 19th century.
Manet, Edouard, 1832-1883 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest, 1815-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Impressionism (Art) -- France.
Art and society -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century.