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Author Manoguerra, Paul A.

Title Classic ground : mid-nineteenth-century American painting and the Italian encounter / Paul A. Manoguerra ; with an essay by Janice Simon.

Imprint Athens, Ga. : Georgia Museum of Art, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    758.9945 MAN    Available
Description 124 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition held Oct. 23, 2004-Jan. 2, 2005 at the Georgia Museum of Art.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-124).
Contents Preface / William U. Eiland -- Acknowledgments ; Classic ground ; This cause is ours : Martin Johnson Heade's Roman newsboys and American reaction to the Roman Republic of 1848-1849 / Paul A. Manoguerra -- "Impressed in memory" : John Frederick Kensett's Italian scene / Janice Simon -- A felicity of taste or nature : American representations of the waterfalls at Tivoli ; "Like going to Greece" : American painters and Paestum / Paul A. Manoguerra.
Subject Painting, American -- 19th century.
Artists -- United States -- Travel -- Italy.
Italy -- In art.
Added Author Simon, Janice.
Georgia Museum of Art.
ISBN 0915977540

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