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


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John Wilmerding is Christopher Binyon Sarofim ’ 86 Professor of American Art in the Department of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University. Hal Foster is Townsend Martin ‘ 17 Professor of Art and Archaeology and chairman of the department  at Princeton. Johanna Burton, Kevin Hatch, Suzanne Hudson, Alex Kitnick, Julia Robinson, and Diana Tuite have recently received their Ph.D. or are current doctoral candidates in the Department of Art and Archaeology at Princeton University.

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