|类型/形式：||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|提及的人：||Thomas Eakins; Thomas Eakins|
Akela Reason; Thomas Eakins
|描述：||x, 231 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm|
|内容：||William Rush and the history of art --
Thomas Eakins and the colonial revival --
Reenacting the antique --
Behold the man : Eakins's Crucifixion --
Collaboration and commemoration in public sculpture --
Conclusion. Rush revisited : Eakins as old master.
The first book-length study to explore the Philadelphia realist artist's lifelong fascination with historical themes, this examination of Eakins reveals that he envisioned his artistic legacy in terms different from those by which twentieth-century art historians have typically defined his art.