New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1988.
The catalog of an astonishingly comprehensive show of 101 works by one of the fathers of modern painting.
Critics have always been perplexed by Courbet's work, so classical in origin and yet shockingly iconoclastic at times.
This comprehensive gathering of his work from the mid-nineteenth century is the perfect introduction, including many paintings that have been rarely shown.
Softcover. 245 pages.