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New Haven's sentinels :the art and science of East Rock and West Rock /Jelle Zeilinga de Boer and John Wareham.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Wareham, John.
Zeilinga de Boer, Jelle.
Publisher Series
Driftless Connecticut series.
The driftless Connecticut series
Contents
Landscape painting in the nineteenth century -- Topology and geology of the New Haven area -- Silliman's conundrum: the role of basalt in the geological controversy between Neptunists and Plutonists -- Tectonic setting of New Haven's rocks -- The judges cave on West Rock -- Thomas Cole's landmark in his Course of Empire paintings -- Appendix one: minerals and metals associated with Connecticut basalts -- Appendix two: further notes on the artists and their art.
Description
xii, 156 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 27 cm.
Notes
"A Driftless Connecticut Series Book."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-149).
ISBN
0819573744
9780819573742
GUSN
307973
Call Number
Stacks QE93.Z448 2013
Descriptive terms
Geology
Geology.
Landscape painting, American 19th century.
Landscape painting, American.
Material Type
In art.
Places
Connecticut
Connecticut New Haven Region.
Connecticut.
New Haven Region (Conn.)

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