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ISBN-13: 9780933075115
Publisher: Telfair Museum of Art
Publication date: 07/01/2009
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 9.50(w) x 12.40(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Annette Stott, chief curatorial advisor for the Dutch Utopia project, is a professor of art history and the director of the School of Art and Art History at the University of Denver, Colorado. She is the author of Pioneer Cemeteries: Sculpture Gardens of the Old West and Holland Mania: The Unknown Dutch Period in American Art and Culture, on which the exhibition Dutch Utopia: American Artists in Holland, 1880-1914 is based. She has written extensively about the connections between Dutch and American art of the nineteenth century, and she coedited Going Dutch: The Dutch Presence in America, 1609-2009. Holly Koons McCullough, organizing curator of Dutch Utopia, is the chief curator of fine arts and exhibitions at the Telfair Museum of Art in Savannah, Georgia. She specializes in nineteenth- and early–twentieth-century American art. She spearheaded the publication of the Telfair’s first catalog of the collection and has published articles and exhibition catalogs on artists ranging from Frederick Carl Frieseke to Savannah’s Christopher A. D. Murphy.

Table of Contents

vi Forewords
ix Acknowledgements
xiii Introduction
     Annette Stott

3 American Artists in a Dutch Context
    Emke Raassen-Kruimel
21 Providing Solace in the Age of Discontent
      Kim Sajet
35 Narratives of Rural Life
      Nina Lubbren
49 The Egmond School of American Impressionism
      Annette Stott
65 Picturing Holland: The Case of Walter MacEwen
      Holly Koons McCullough

228 Lenders to the Exhibition
229 Selected Bibliography
232 Index of Names
235 General Index
241 Copyright and Photography Credits

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