The Weir family, 1820-1920 :expanding the traditions of American art /edited by Marian Wardle.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-288833

Description

xii, 195 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Painting, American 19th century
Painting, American 20th century
Malerei.

Originator

Wardle, Marian, 1949-
Brigham Young University. Museum of Art.

Contents

Introduction. The Weir family at home and abroad / Marian Wardle -- Robert Walter Weir and the sense of place / Leo G. Mazow -- Enthralled and dismayed by Paris : Julian Alden Weir (1852-1919) in the transatlantic world / Hollis Clayson -- Becoming an artist in the modern world / Lois Marie Fink -- Cosmopolitans all? : The Weirs amid a world of others / Robert W. Rydell -- Engaging science and industry : tradition, modernity, and the Weirs / Betsy Fahlman -- Women of substance : the women of the Weir dynasty / Heather Belnap Jensen -- Weir family chronology / Julianne Gough -- Weir family genealogy / Danielle Hurd.

Publication

Provo [Utah] : Brigham Young University Museum of Art ;
Hanover [N.H.] : In association with University Press of New England

Description

xii, 195 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.

Notes

Catalog of an exhibition held at the Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Nov. 18, 2011-May 19, 2012.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-180) and index.

ISBN

9781611680218 (cloth : alk. paper)
1611680212 (cloth : alk. paper)

Call Number

Coll. ND237.W398 A4 2012

Other People and Orgs

Weir family
Weir, John F.
Weir, Julian Alden.
Weir, Robert Walter.

Material Type

Exhibitions.

Variant Title

Expanding the traditions of American art