New Haven and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2001. 282 pgs. 59 color plates plus other illustrations and photographs. The author "tells Rousseau's strange life story: his petty bourgeois background, his attempts to establish himself as an independent artist, and his reaciton to the derision with which his art was greeted." Also includes catalogue of work, biography, exhibitions and exhibition catalogues. Frontispiece: Henri Rousseau in his studio, Paris 1907. Forest green endpapers. Bound in red boards, bronze-tone lettering on front and spine. DJ front: detail of "Fight Between a Tiger and a Buffalo." 1908.. Boards. As New/As New. Illus. by Rousseau, Henri.
Bookseller: Spectator Books
California, United States