sábado, 3 de dezembro de 2011

Os materiais e a técnica de pintura de Jean Paul Riopelle

Foi há pouco publicado o seguinte livro:

Marie-Claude Corbeil, Kate Helwig, Jennifer Poulin, Jean Paul Riopelle. The Artist's Materials, Los Angeles, Getty Conservation Institute, 2011.


  • Introduction
  • A Life in Painting
    • Artistic Beginnings
    • Rise to Prominence
    • The Artist and His Circle
    • The Exploration of Matter
    • Painting Places
  • Modernist Migrant
    • Montreal, the Automatist Moment
    • The Parisian Years
    • American Reviews
    • A World of His Own
  • Master of Oil Paint
    • Oil Painting Supports
    • Oil Painting Grounds
    • Oil Paint
    • Varnish
  • Exploration of Mixed Media
    • Supports and Grounds
    • Paint
  • The Painted Oeuvre: Observations on Condition and Conservation
    • Common Conservation Issues Observed in Oil Paintings
    • Conservation Issues Observed in Mixed-Media Paintings
    • Aesthetic Characteristics of the Oil Paintings
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix I: Analytical Methods
  • Appendix II: Analysis of Riopelle’s Oil Painting Medium
    • The Distribution of Drying Oil Types in Riopcllcs Oil Paints: P/S Ratio
    • The Drying and Aging ol Riopelle’s Oil Paints
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments