Masterpieces in Colour; American Artists Whistler and John Baptist Jackson [NOOK Book]

Masterpieces in Colour; American Artists Whistler and John Baptist Jackson

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Overview

This edition features
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• linked Tables of Contents

CONTENTS
WHISTLER, by T. Martin Wood
I. Old Battersea Bridge
In the National Gallery
II. Nocturne, St. Mark’s, Venice
In the possession of John J. Cowan, Esq.
III. The Artist’s Studio
In the possession of Douglas Freshfield, Esq.
IV. Portrait of my Mother
In the Luxembourg Galleries, Paris
V. Lillie in Our Alley
In the possession of John J. Cowan, Esq.
VI. Nocturne, Blue and Silver
In the possession of the Hon. Percy Wyndham
VII. Portrait of Thomas Carlyle
In the Corporation Art Galleries, Glasgow
VIII. In the Channel
In the possession of Mrs. L. Knowles

JOHN BAPTIST JACKSON: 18TH-CENTURY MASTER OF THE COLOR WOODCUT, by Jacob Kainen
Preface
Jackson and his Tradition
The Woodcut Tradition
Status of the Woodcut
The Chiaroscuro Tradition
Jackson and his Work
England: Obscure Beginnings
Paris: Perfection of a Craft
Venice: The Heroic Effort
England Again: The Wallpaper Venture
Critical Opinion
Postscript
Catalog
Prints by Jackson
Jackson’s Workshop
Unverified Subjects
The Chiaroscuros and Color Woodcuts
Bibliography
Index to Plates
Index
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148892656
  • Publisher: VolumesOfValue
  • Publication date: 11/21/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 7 MB

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