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Author Lucie-Smith, Edward.

Title American realism / Edward Lucie-Smith.

Publication Info. New York : Abrams, 1994.


Location Call No. Status
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  759.13 LUCIE-SMITH    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  759.13 L96A    Check Shelf
Description 240 pages : illustrations (some illustrations) ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-233) and index.
Contents From the American Revolution to the Civil War -- Thomas Eakins and Winslow Homer -- Still-life and populist trompe-l'oeil -- Realism and the American Impressionists -- The Ashcan School -- Precisionism : the realist impulse and the new avant-garde -- Regionalism -- Charles Burchfield and Edward Hopper -- Urban and social realism -- A revolution in American art -- The return to figuration and the pop sensibility -- Bay Area figuration -- The replicated object -- Photorealism -- Looking to the past -- Polemical realism.
Subject Realism in art -- United States.
Painting, American.
ISBN 0810919419
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