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Title John Singleton Copley in America / Carrie Rebora ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Morrison H. Heckscher, Aileen Ribeiro, Marjorie Shelley.

Imprint New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art : Distributed by H.N. Abrams, c1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    759.13 Copley,J JOH    Available
Description xv, 348 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Note This publication is issued in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from June 7 to August 27, 1995; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from September 26, 1995, to January 7, 1996; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, from February 4 to April 28, 1996; and the Milwaukee Art Museum, from May 22 to August 25, 1996.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-336) and index.
Contents Copley and art history : the study of America's first old master / Carrie Rebora -- Accounting for Copley ; Character and class / Paul Staiti -- An American despite himself / Theodore E. Stebbins Jr. -- "The whole art of dress" : costume in the work of John Singleton Copley / Aileen Ribeiro -- Copley in miniature / Erica E. Hirschler -- Painting in crayon : the pastels of John Singleton Copley / Marjorie Shelley -- Copley's picture frames / Morrison H. Heckscher -- Catalogue / Janet L. Comey ... [et al.] -- Chronology / Carrie Rebora.
Subject Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815 -- Exhibitions.
Artists and patrons -- United States -- History -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.
Group identity in art -- Exhibitions.
Social status in art -- Exhibitions.
United States -- Biography -- Portraits -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Barratt, Carrie Rebora.
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 0870997440 : $75.00
0870997459 (pbk.)
0810964929 (Abrams)

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