Currier and Ives: Portraits of a Nation

Currier and Ives: Portraits of a Nation

by Alexandra Bonfante-Warren
     
 

Currier & Ives: Portraits of a Nation recreates the excitement of the era of rapid industrialization, as technology changed the way Americans lived and a growing middle class made its mark on the nation, its taste reflected in the pictures that captured the public imagination. More than 100 full-color reproductions of Currier & Ives prints from the incomparableSee more details below

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Currier & Ives: Portraits of a Nation recreates the excitement of the era of rapid industrialization, as technology changed the way Americans lived and a growing middle class made its mark on the nation, its taste reflected in the pictures that captured the public imagination. More than 100 full-color reproductions of Currier & Ives prints from the incomparable collection of the Museum of the City of New York grace these pages, making Currier & Ives: Portraits of a Nation and beautiful guide to the works of these foremost "Printmakers to the American People."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567995893
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
09/15/1998
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
11.65(w) x 11.61(h) x 0.71(d)

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