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Nineteenth-Century American Painting: The Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection

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Barbara Novak has written an introduction to this catalogue that provides a theoretical framework for looking at this collection in the philosophical context of nineteenth-century American culture. The works of Thomas Cole and the luminists are seen in relation to Transcendentalism as embodied in the writings of Emerson and Thoreau; the later realism of Winslow Homer is se ...more
Hardcover, 330 pages
Published September 4th 2004 by Philip Wilson Publishers (first published 1991)
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