Winslow Homer in the Adirondacks

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This is a paperback reprint of a fine study by Tatham (emeritus, fine arts, Syracuse U., NY), first published by Syracuse U. Press in 1996. Winslow Homer's life and paintings in the Adirondacks are discussed in chronological chapters ranging from 1870-1910, with excerpts cited from his journals and a wealth of other documentation. The text is well illustrated with b&w and some color plates. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780815607731
  • Publisher: Syracuse University Press
  • Publication date: 3/28/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 158
  • Product dimensions: 9.80 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Donors ix
Acknowledgments xi
Introduction xiii
Colorplates 3
Chapter 1 1870 23
The Trapper
The Clearing
The Artist
Chapter 2 1874 49
Waiting for a Bite
Keene Valley
Chapter 3 1877 65
In the Mountains
The Two Guides
Camp Fire
Chapter 4 The Hiatus 81
Chapter 5 1889 92
Annus Mirabilis
The Club
Chapter 6 The 1890s 108
The Hunt
Paddling at Dusk
Chapter 7 1900-1910 129
The Pioneer
The Bear
The Artist
Appendix A A Chronology of Winslow Homer in the Adirondacks 137
Appendix B A List of Winslow Homer's Adirondack Works 138
Notes 143
Works Cited 151
Index 155
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