American Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I / Edition 1

American Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I / Edition 1

by Franklin Kelly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0894682156

ISBN-13: 9780894682155

Pub. Date: 01/01/1996

Publisher: Princeton University Press

In no era in the history of Western art have so many artists invested so much thought and passion in the depiction of the physical conditions of the world as the nineteenth century. This volume is filled with spectacular landscape paintings by the Hudson River school artists Bierstadt (Lake Lucerne), Church (Morning in the Tropics), Cole, and Durand. Numerous

Overview

In no era in the history of Western art have so many artists invested so much thought and passion in the depiction of the physical conditions of the world as the nineteenth century. This volume is filled with spectacular landscape paintings by the Hudson River school artists Bierstadt (Lake Lucerne), Church (Morning in the Tropics), Cole, and Durand. Numerous marine paintings, Heade's view of nature, several portraits by Eakins, and Homer's critically acclaimed Breezing Up (A Fair Wind) are included as well, thoughtfully presented and richly illustrated.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780894682155
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1996
Series:
National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogues Series
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
14.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.42(d)

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