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American painting of the nineteenth century : realism, idealism, and the American experience /

Main Author: Novak, Barbara.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition: 3rd ed., /
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Table of Contents:
  • Prolegomena to the nineteenth century : Copley and the American tradition
  • Washington Allston : an American romantic tradition
  • Thomas Cole : the dilemma of the real and the ideal
  • Asher B. Durand : Hudson River School solutions
  • Luminism : an alternative tradition
  • Fitz H. Lane : a paradigm of luminism
  • Martin Johnson Heade : haystacks and light
  • William Sidney Mount : monumental genre
  • George Caleb Bingham : Missouri classicism
  • Winslow Homer : concept and percept
  • Thomas Eakins : science and sight
  • Albert Pinkham Ryder : even with a thought
  • William Harnett : every object rightly seen
  • The painterly mode in America
  • Epilogue : the twentieth century.