Antebellum American Pendant Paintings: New Ways of Looking

Antebellum American Pendant Paintings: New Ways of Looking

by Wendy N. E. Ikemoto


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ISBN-13: 9781472475589
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/07/2017
Series: Routledge Research in Art History Series
Pages: 214
Product dimensions: 6.75(w) x 9.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Wendy N. E. Ikemoto earned her Ph.D. in the History of Art and Architecture from Harvard University. She taught at Harvard and The Courtauld Institute of Art in London and served as Visiting Assistant Professor of American Art at Vassar College. She has published in American Art and The Burlington Magazine.

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Table of Contents

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Opening the Space Between: Antebellum American Pendant Paintings

Chapter 1

Putting the "Rip" in Rip Van Winkle: Historical Absence in John Quidor’s Companion Paintings

Chapter 2

Taking a Contemplative Look: Visual Devotion in Thomas Cole’s Departure and Return

Chapter 3

The Missing Pacific: The Expeditionary Blank in Titian Ramsay Peale’s Kilauea Landscapes


After the Antebellum: Pendants during the Civil War and Postbellum Era

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