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Author Novak, Barbara.

Title American painting of the nineteenth century : realism, idealism, and the American experience / Barbara Novak.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  759.13 N935A    Check Shelf
Edition 3rd ed., [New ed.] / with a new preface.
Description xvi, 318 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Note Previously published: Boulder, Colo. : Perseus Books (Icon Editions), 1979.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-294) and index.
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.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1800-1900
1800 - 1899
Subject Painting, American -- 19th century.
Painting, American. (OCoLC)fst01050648
United States.
Other Form: Online version: Novak, Barbara. American painting of the nineteenth century. 3rd ed., [New ed.] Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007 (OCoLC)608179279
ISBN 0195309499 (paperback alkaline paper)
9780195309492 (paperback alkaline paper)
0195309421 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
9780195309423 (hardcover: alkaline paper)
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