American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art

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Crescent books, Aug 22, 1993 - Art - 208 pages
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Photographic reproductions of American masterpieces--from the colonial era, through Impressionism and the Hudson River School, to the present--are each accompanied by an illuminating essay by a prominent art historian.

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Enlarged to accommodate museum acquisitions from the 1980s, this revised edition serves as both a beautifully packaged promotional piece for the National Gallery and a concise survey of American art ... Read full review

Contents

List of Colorplates
7
Drawings and Watercolors
23
Prints and Photographs
37
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About the author (1993)

John Wilmerding is Christopher Binyon Sarafim '86 Professor of American Art in the Department of Art and Archeology at Princeton University and visiting curator in the Department of American Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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