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Hudson River school : masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Author: Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser; Amy Ellis; Maureen Miesmer; Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.
Publisher: New Haven : London : Yale University Press in association with the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hudson River School paintings are among America's most admired and well-loved artworks. Such artists as Thomas Cole, Frederic Church, Albert Bierstadt, and Martin Johnson Heade left a powerful legacy to American art, embodying in their epic works the reverence for nature and the national idealism that prevailed during the middle of the nineteenth century. This book features fifty-seven major Hudson River School  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Expositions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser; Amy Ellis; Maureen Miesmer; Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.
ISBN: 0300101163 9780300101164 0918333202 9780918333209 0300101171 9780300101171
OCLC Number: 52153906
Notes: Exhibition catalog.
Description: ix, 169 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Introduction: "All nature here is new to art"- Painting the American landscape in the nineteenth century / Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser --
Catalogue / Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser and Amy Ellis, with Maureen Miesmer --
Notes to the catalogue --
Selected bibliography.
Responsibility: introduction by Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser ; catalogue by Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser and Amy Ellis, with Maureen Miesmer.
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This book features 57 major Hudson River School paintings from the collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford, Connecticut. Each painting is accompanied by a concise description  Read more...

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