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What's American about American art? : a gallery tour in the Cleveland Museum of Art

Author: Henry Adams; Cleveland Museum of Art.
Publisher: Cleveland : Cleveland Museum of Art ; Manchester, Vt. : in association with Hudson Hills Press, ©2008.
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"What's American about American art? Author Henry Adams examines 60 important works from the collection of The Cleveland Museum of Art, and comes up with some surprising answers. This prominent art historian finds unexpected diversity in a discussion that ranges from Native American artifacts to the work of Jackson Pollock. Profusely illustrated with more than 80 pages of color plates, many iconic images from this  Read more...
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Adams, Henry, 1949-
What's American about American art?
Cleveland : Cleveland Museum of Art ; Manchester, Vt. : In association with Hudson Hills Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)744539906
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Adams; Cleveland Museum of Art.
ISBN: 9780940717978 0940717972 9781555954031 1555954030
OCLC Number: 294879034
Description: 146 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Native American art --
Painting and furniture of the 17th and 18th centuries --
The Age of Expansion, 1800-1860 --
The Industrial Age, 1860-1910 --
The 20th century.
Responsibility: Henry Adams.

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Features illustrations with many iconic images from the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art, including works of John Singleton Copley, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, George Bellows, Marsden  Read more...

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