By John Caldwell, Oswaldo Rodriguez Roque, Dale T. Johnson, Kathleen Luhrs, Carrier Rebora, Patricia R. Windels
This paintings completes the three-volume catalog of The Metropolitan Museum of Art's impressive number of American portray. quantity I makes a speciality of a big number of a few 315 work by way of approximately a hundred and twenty artists relationship from the early eighteenth century to the mid-nineteenth century. The museum's assortment positive aspects eighteenth-century snap shots and heritage work via such very important artists as John Smibert, Joseph Blackburn, John Singleton Copley, Benjamin West, Charles Willson Peale, Gilbert Stuart, and John Trumbull. artworks by way of the founders of the Hudson River college, Thomas Cole and Asher B. Durand, besides America's such a lot winning style painters, William Sidney Mount and George Caleb Bingham, also are incorporated during this catalog. The catalog proceeds chronologically, offering a radical dialogue of every portray, a biography of the artist, bibliographical references, an exhibition heritage, and knowledge on provenance.
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