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Still looking : essays on American art

Author: John Updike
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2005.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Eighteen essays of art criticism cover early American portraiture and landscape painting, late-nineteenth-century masters Winslow Homer and Thomas Eakins, and the work of such artists as James McNeill Whistler and Alfred Stieglitz.
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Essays
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Updike, John.
Still looking.
New York : Knopf, 2005
(OCoLC)607757282
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike
ISBN: 1400044189 9781400044184
OCLC Number: 56834496
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 222 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: The American face --
Nature his only instructor --
"O beautiful for spacious skies" --
Heade storms --
Epic Homer --
The ache in Eakins --
Whistler in the dark --
"Better than nature" --
Walls that talk too much --
Street Arab --
Evangel of the lens --
"A lone left thing" --
O pioneer! --
Logic is beautiful --
Hopper's polluted silence --
Early Sunday morning --
Jackson whole --
Iconic Andy.
Responsibility: John Updike.
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Eighteen essays of art criticism cover early American portraiture and landscape painting, late-nineteenth-century masters Winslow Homer and Thomas Eakins, and the work of such artists as James McNeill Whistler and Alfred Stieglitz.

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