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Evans, R. Tripp 1968-

Overview
Works: 4 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 1,669 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ND237.W795, 759.13
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. Tripp Evans
Grant Wood : a life by R. Tripp Evans( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wood was one of America's most famous regionalist painters. In his time he was an "almost mythical figure," recognized supremely for his hard-boiled farm scene, American Gothic, a painting that has come to reflect the essence of America's traditional values--a simple decent, home spun tribute to our lost agrarian age. America's most acclaimed, and misunderstood, regionalist painter, Grant Wood, is revealed to have been anything but plain, or simple
Romancing the Maya : Mexican antiquity in the American imagination, 1820-1915 by R. Tripp Evans( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this work, Tripp Evans explores why nineteenth-century Americans felt entitled to appropriate Mexico's cultural heritage as the United States' own. He focuses in particular on five well-known figures - American writer and amateur archaeologist John Lloyd Stephens, British architect Frederick Catherwood, Joseph Smith, founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and the French emigre photographers Desire Charnay and Augustus Le Plongeon
Classical frontiers new world antiquities in the American imagination, 1820-1915 by R. Tripp Evans( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making it modern : Wheaton College and the International style( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Grant Wood : a life
Alternative Names
Evans, Roy Tripp 1968-

Tripp Evans, R. 1968-

Languages
English (17)

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Romancing the Maya : Mexican antiquity in the American imagination, 1820-1915