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Picturing a nation : art and social change in nineteenth-century America / David M. Lubin.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Lubin, David M.
Publication
New Haven : Yale University Press
Contents
The politics of method -- Labyrinths of meaning in Vanderlyn's Ariadne -- Bingham's Boone -- Reconstructing Duncanson -- Lilly Martin Spencer's domestic genre painting in antebellum America -- Guys and dolls : framing femininity in post-Civil War America -- Masculinity, nostalgia, and the trompe l'oeil still-life paintings of William Harnett.
Date
c1994.
Description
xvii, 364 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references p. (321-358) and index.
ISBN
0300057326
GUSN
149392
Call Number
Stacks ND210.L83 1994
Descriptive terms
Painting, American.
Painting, Modern 19th century
Social life and customs Pictorial works. 19th century
Places
United States
United States.

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