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Blakelock, Ralph Albert 1847-1919

Overview
Works: 140 works in 221 publications in 1 language and 3,098 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Field guides  Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: ND237.B6, 759.13
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The unknown night : the madness and genius of R.A. Blakelock, an American painter by Glyn Vincent( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tragic life of the American artist, from his Greenwich Village childhood and journeys among the Sioux and Uinta Indians, through his struggles with mental illness and the exploitation of his work by an unscrupulous philantropist
Ralph Albert Blakelock by Abraham A Davidson( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Ralph Albert Blakelock (1847-1919) appears in every major survey of American art, no current books exist on his life and work. In this comprehensive study, Abraham Davidson argues convincingly that Blakelock is one of the greatest American painters of the nineteenth century, whose art ranges from the "romantic visionary" school reminiscent of Albert Pinkham Ryder to, later in his tragic life, a more realistic, physically experimental style often touching on abstraction. Davidson examines the haunting influences of Blakelock's visits to the American West and the Caribbean while a young man, reflected in his strikingly original landscapes. He also explores Blakelock's connections to various American movements, including the Hudson River School, the Barbizon School, and Tonalism, and discusses the works he produced while institutionalized for schizophrenia for much of the last twenty years of his life. More than 150 black-and-white and color illustrations reproduce many of Blakelock's paintings for the first time. Drawing upon previously inaccessible biographical materials, including family letters and the artist's travel notes, Davidson pays special attention to the pre- and post-1880s and 1890s periods of Blakelock's work, practically unknown until this study
Beyond madness : the art of Ralph Blakelock, 1847-1919 by Norman A Geske( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of the works of R.A. Blakelock, N.A. and of his daughter Marian Blakelock exhibited at Young's Art Galleries from April 27 to May 13, 1916 by Young's Art Galleries( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Albert Blakelock, 1849 [i.e. 1847]-1919; [exhibition] March 3-March 31, 1973, M. Knoedler & Co., inc., New York by M. Knoedler & Co( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to the fauna and flora of Southwestern Asia by Henry Field( Book )

6 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayside & woodland blossoms, a pocket guide to British wild-flowers for the country rambler (third series) by Edward Step( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nightpiece (after Blakelock) : (1995) for orchestra by Robert O'Neill Johnson( )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2001 and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Albert Blakelock, 1849-1919 : [exhibition] March 3-March 31, 1973 by Ralph Albert Blakelock( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayside and woodland blossoms : a guide to British wild flowers : by Edward Step( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayside and woodland blossoms; a guide to British wild flowers. 1.-[3rd] series by Edward Step( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Albert Blakelock by Elliott Daingerfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayside and Woodland Blossoms by Edward Step( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers of the field by C. A Johns( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Albert Blakelock by Ralph Albert Blakelock( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers of the Field ... Revised throughout and edited by R.A. Blakelock, etc by C. A Johns( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plants from Lebanon, Syria and Iraq. In: Contributions to the fauna and flora of Southwestern Asia by Ralph Albert Blakelock( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A synopsis of the genus Euonymus L. by Ralph Albert Blakelock( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The unknown night : the madness and genius of R.A. Blakelock, an American painter
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Ralph Albert BlakelockBeyond madness : the art of Ralph Blakelock, 1847-1919
Alternative Names
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Ralph Albert Blakelock Amerikaans kunstschilder (1847-1919)

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בלקלוק, רלף 1847-1919

ラルフ・アルバート・ブレークロック

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