Art in America: A Complete Survey

Art in America: A Complete Survey

Art in America: A Complete Survey

Art in America: A Complete Survey

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PART ONE ART IN AMERICA TO THE CIVIL WAR

I. AMERICAN PAINTING 1600-1864 PAGE

I. ART IN AMERICA TO 1865 . by Harold Stark 3

II. PAINTER REPORTERS OF THE NEW WORLD by Harold Stark 5

III. THE BACKGROUND OF AMERICAN ARTby Robert B. Harshe 6

IV. THE FIRST AMERICAN PORTRAITS 9

V. THE RISE OF AN AMERICAN SCHOOL 14

VI. WEST AND HIS PUPILS 20

VII. CLASSIC ARTS OF THE YOUNG REPUBLIC 31

VIII. SCENES FROM EVERYDAY LIFE 36

IX. FOLK AND POPULAR ART.by Holger Cahill 42

X. THE HUDSON RIVER SCHOOL AND ITS HEIRS 45

II. THE FIRST AMERICAN SCULPTORS 47

III. AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE FROM THE SETTLEMENT TO THE CIVIL WAR by Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr. 53

COLOR PLATE SECTIONfacing page 62

PART TWO ART IN AMERICA SINCE THE CIVIL WAR

IV. AMERICAN PAINTING 1865-1934.by Holger Cahill

I. AMERICA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR. EXPATRIATE AND STAY AT HOME -- WHISTLER AND HOMER 65

II. THREE LANDSCAPE PAINTERS AND A SOLITARY -- INNESS, MARTIN, WYANT, RYDER 71

III. WAVES OF EUROPEAN INFLUENCE -- HUNT, LA FARGE, DUVENECK, CHASE. PORTRAIT PAINTERS, FASHIONABLE AND UNFASHIONABLE -- EAKINS, SARGENT 76

IV. THE IMPRESSIONISTS -- ROBINSON, TWACHTMAN, HASSAM, WEIR, PRENDERGAST, GLACKENS, LAWSON, MARY CASSATT -- THE AMERICAN SCENE 84

V. THE IMPACT OF MODERN ART 92

VI. THE CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN WORLD 100

V. AMERICAN SCULPTURE SINCE THE CIVIL WAR by Holger Cahill 109

VI. ARCHITECTURE PAGE

I. HENRY HOBSON RICHARDSON: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE SKYSCRAPER.by Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr. 121

II. ACADEMIC REVIVALISMby Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr. 125

III. WRIGHT AND THE INTERNATIONAL STYLE by Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Jr. 128

IV. THE MODERN ROOM.by Philip Johnson 130

V. THE MODERN HOUSE.by Philip Johnson 132

VI. HOUSE AND CITIES.by Catherine Bauer 135

VII. STAGE DESIGN.by John Mason Brown 139

VIII. PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE UNITED STATES by Lincoln Kirstein 143

IX. THE MOTION PICTURE.by Iris Barry 149

X. LISTS AND BIBLIOGRAPHIES

LIST OF ARTISTS AND LOCATION OF THEIR WORK -- PART ONE 153

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- PAINTING AND SCULPTURE -- PART ONE 154

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- ARCHITECTURE -- PART ONE 155

LIST OF ARTISTS AND LOCATION OF THEIR WORK -- PART Two 157

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- PAINTING AND SCULPTURE -- PART Two 159

LIST OF BUILDINGS 160

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- ARCHITECTURE -- PART Two 162

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- AMERICAN STAGE DESIGN 162

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE UNITED STATES 162

BIBLIOGRAPHY -- THE MOTION PICTURE 162

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