American Realism (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

American Realism (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

by Gerry Souter
     
 

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Urban realism, snow-covered streets of New York, boxing matches, children on the banks of a river, the painters of the Ash Can School preferred realistic images. Their paintings are a true hymn to noise and sensations. This unconventional movement enabled the birth of a true national artistic identity which broke free from the establishment. The Ash Can School… See more details below

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Urban realism, snow-covered streets of New York, boxing matches, children on the banks of a river, the painters of the Ash Can School preferred realistic images. Their paintings are a true hymn to noise and sensations. This unconventional movement enabled the birth of a true national artistic identity which broke free from the establishment. The Ash Can School resolutely promoted the affirmation of the modernist current of American art. Edward Hopper, who was a student of Robert Henri, embraced the principles of this movement and brought them to another level.

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ISBN-13:
9781780429922
Publisher:
Parkstone International
Publication date:
05/08/2012
Series:
Temporis
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
37 MB
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