Thomas Eakins: The Rowing Pictures

Thomas Eakins: The Rowing Pictures

by Helen A. Cooper
     
 

Thomas Eakins' extraordinary rowing pictures-some of the most celebrated and recognized images in the history of American art-appear together for the first time in this beautiful book. Fascinating information about the sport of rowing and its heroes, about Eakins' development as an artist, and about nineteenth-century social, cultural, and artistic concerns…  See more details below

Overview

Thomas Eakins' extraordinary rowing pictures-some of the most celebrated and recognized images in the history of American art-appear together for the first time in this beautiful book. Fascinating information about the sport of rowing and its heroes, about Eakins' development as an artist, and about nineteenth-century social, cultural, and artistic concerns accompanies the twenty-four oil paintings, watercolors, and drawings of this extraordinary series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300077858
Publisher:
Yale University Art Gallery
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Pages:
140
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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