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Title:
All that is glorious around us : paintings from the Hudson River school
Author:
Driscoll, John Paul.
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Publication Information:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1997.
Physical Description:
144 pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm
General Note:
Published in conjunction with an exhibition organized by the Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, Pa., for the late summer of 1997; scheduled to travel to the Palmer Museum at the Pennsylvania State University, the Worcester Art Museum in Worcester, Mass., and other major museums throughout the Northeast.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780801434891
Format :
Book

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Central Library ND1351.5 .D75 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

This volume presents through their paintings the major artists of the Hudson River School, along with many lesser-known figures. Seventy-eight full-page color illustrations of representative work are supplemented with biographical sketches and an extensive bibliography. John Driscoll's introductory essay surveys the ideas, events, and figures of the Hudson River School movement, and explores the diversity of nineteenth-century Romantic American landscape painting.


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