America's old masters

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Dover Publications, 1967 - Art - 365 pages

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James Flexner first wrote this book (since revised) in 1939, when he says that it was agreed that the United States had produced no worthy art, certainly not back in the late 18th and early 19th ... Read full review

America's old masters: Benjamin West, John Singleton Copley, Charles Willson Peale and Gilbert Stuart

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Though Flexner is now recognized as a master, this 1939 title was his first volume on American art. In it he profiles Benjamin West (1738-1820), John Singleton Copely (1738-1815), Charles Wilson Peale ... Read full review


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