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William J. Forsyth : the life and work of an Indiana artist

Author: Rachel Berenson Perry
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Closely associated with artists such as T.C. Steele and J. Ottis Adams, William J. Forsyth studied at the Royal Academy in Munich then returned home to paint what he knew best-the Indiana landscape. It proved a rewarding subject. His paintings were exhibited nationally and received major awards. With full-color reproductions of Forsyth's most important paintings and previously unpublished photographs of the artist  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Perry, Rachel Berenson.
William J. Forsyth
Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2014]
(DLC) 2013015260
(OCoLC)833574718
Named Person: William Forsyth; William Forsyth; William Forsyth
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Berenson Perry
ISBN: 9780253011770 0253011779
OCLC Number: 867049890
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Dedication Page --
Table of Contents --
Foreword --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
1: Small in Stature, Large in Spirit 1854-1881 --
2: Munich Drawing School December 1881-Fall 1883 --
3: Munich Painting School and Private Studio Fall 1883-Fall 1888 --
4: The Beginnings of a Teacher Fall 1888-Fall 1897 --
5: Creating a Market for Landscapes Fall 1897-Summer 1904 --
6: Independent Painting While Teaching 1905-1923 --
7: The Last Fight 1923-1935 --
8: Forsyth's Students --
Conclusion --
Appendix: Forsyth Paintings Exhibited Before 1937 --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
About the Author
Responsibility: Rachel Berenson Perry.

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Closely associated with artists such as T C Steele and J Ottis Adams, William J Forsyth studied at the Royal Academy in Munich then returned home to paint what he knew best - the Indiana landscape.  Read more...

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