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Grand illusions :history painting in America /William H. Gerdts and Mark Thistlethwaite.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Gerdts, William H.
Thistlethwaite, Mark Edward, 1948-
Publication
Fort Worth, Tex. : Amon Carter Museum
Publisher Series
Anne Burnett Tandy lectures in American civilization ;
Anne Burnett Tandy lectures in American civilization ; no. 8
Contents
The most important themes : history painting and its place in American art / Mark Thistlethwaite -- On elevated heights : American historical painting and its critics / William H. Gerdts -- The Dèusseldorf connection / William H. Gerdts.
Date
1988.
Description
174 p., [1] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes
"These lectures were presented February 22, 1986"--T.p. verso.
Gift of Carl R. Nold, September 8, 2005.
Includes bibliographies and index.
ISBN
0883600560
9780883600566
GUSN
245620
Call Number
Stacks ND1441.5.G47 1988
Descriptive terms
Etats-Unis Peinture narrative 19e siáecle.
Geschichte.
Histoire Dans l'art.
Histoire dans l'art.
Historienmalerei.
History in art.
Narrative painting, American European influences.
Narrative painting, American Themes, motives. 19th century
Peinture narrative 19e siáecle
Peinture narrative 19e siáecle.
Places
Etats-Unis.
USA.
âEtats-Unis

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