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The Gilded age

Author: Robert HughesDavid G McCulloughPlanet 24 (Firm)British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Time Warner, Inc.All authors
Publisher: Alexandria, VA : PBS Video, [1997], ©1996.
Series: American visions, 4.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : Unedited versionView all editions and formats
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An eight part series presenting American history through its visual art, painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. This forth segment examines the many sides of America in the 19th century: the extravagant mansions of Newport's tycoons, the triumph of the Brooklyn Bridge, the haunting realism of Civil War photography, and the artistic creations of John Singer Sargent, James Whistler, Mary Cassatt, Augustus  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Art and the war
Named Person: Augustus Saint-Gaudens; John Singer Sargent; Thomas Eakins; John Frederick Peto; Winslow Homer; John Augustus Roebling; Louis H Sullivan; Mary Cassatt; Isabella Stewart Gardner; Bernard Berenson; James McNeill Whistler
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hughes; David G McCullough; Planet 24 (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time Warner, Inc.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 37569150
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced in 1966 for PBS.
Credits: Producer/director, James Kent ; executive producer, Nicholas Rossiter ; photography, Dave Bennett ; film editor, Colin Minchin ; music, David Ferguson.
Performer(s): Robert Hughes (art critic), David McCullough (historian).
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: American visions, 4.
Other Titles: Guilded age
Responsibility: written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET.

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An eight part series presenting American history through its visual art, painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. This forth segment examines the many sides of America in the 19th century: the extravagant mansions of Newport's tycoons, the triumph of the Brooklyn Bridge, the haunting realism of Civil War photography, and the artistic creations of John Singer Sargent, James Whistler, Mary Cassatt, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Thomas Eakins, John Peto, Winslow Homer, John Robling, Louis Sullivan, Isabella Stewart Gardner, and Bernard Berenson.

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