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Marsden Hartley : race, region, and nation

Author: Donna Cassidy
Publisher: Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©2005.
Series: Revisiting New England.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"At the vanguard of renewed interest in Maine's influential early modernist Marsden Hartley (1877-1943), author Donna M. Cassidy appraises the contemporary social, political, and economic realities that shaped Hartley's landmark later art. During the late 1930s and early 1940s, Hartley strove to represent the distinctive subjects of his native region - the North Atlantic folk, the Maine coast, and Mount Katahdin -
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Named Person: Marsden Hartley; Marsden Hartley; Marsden Hartley; Marsden Hartley
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donna Cassidy
ISBN: 1584654465 9781584654469
OCLC Number: 56682751
Description: xiii, 395 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Beyond Hartley the Modernist. --
I. Painting and marketing region. The "Painter from Maine" and New England regionalism ; Consumerism, tourism, and regional art. --
II. Inventing the past. Autobiography: creating the self, region, and nation ; The Lincoln portraits: between autobiography and public history ; Artifacts and the historical landscape. --
III. Representing the folk. The folk and the Modernist primitive ; The working-class male body: masculinity, homosexuality, and nation ; The North Atlantic folk and racial discourse. --
Appendixes: Essays by Marsden Hartley. "New England on the trapeze" ; "The six greatest New England painters" ; "On the subject of nativeness --
a tribute to Maine" "This country of Maine" ; "George Fuller" ; "The Nordica homestead" ; "Fanny [sic] Hardy Eckstorm --
Penobscot man."
Series Title: Revisiting New England.
Other Titles: Race, region, and nation
Responsibility: Donna M. Cassidy.
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