Childe Hassam, impressionist

by Adelson, Warren,

Format: Print Book 1999
Availability: Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Oversize q ND237.H345 A84 1999
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Oversize
 
Call Number  q ND237.H345 A84 1999
 
 
Northland Public Library Nonfiction 759.13 H27
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  759.13 H27
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Non-Fiction 759.13 A
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  759.13 A
 
 
Upper St. Clair Township Library Art History 759.13 HASSAM
Location  Upper St. Clair Township Library
 
Collection  Art History
 
Call Number  759.13 HASSAM
 
 
Summary
No other American Impressionist ever surpassed the quality and variety of Hassam's output as a painter and draftsman. Equally talented in oils, watercolors, and prints, he explored rain-swept city scenes, glorious gardens, exquisite women, and stirring flag-lined streets. Many of these irresistible pictures are hidden in private collections and are rarely, if ever, accessible to the public; others are on view at major museums across the country, from the Metropolitan Museum to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.By approaching Childe Hassam (1859-1935) from different angles, the three authors reveal this multitalented artist's many facets and uncover previously unknown aspects of his life and work. The authoritative essays are illustrated with a brilliant array of color illustrations that represent all of Hassam's styles, from Barbizon-inspired Tonalism to Impressionism to Post-Impressionism. The book concludes with an invaluable illustrated chronology and an annotated bibliography.
Additional Information
Subjects Hassam, Childe, -- 1859-1935 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Impressionism (Art) -- United States.
Publisher New York, NY :1999
Edition First edition.
Contributors Cantor, Jay, author.
Gerdts, William H, author.
Language English
Description 256 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-249) and index.
ISBN 0789205874
9780789205872
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