Publication

MFA Collection Books
MFA Highlights

American Painting

Elliot B. Davis, Erica E. Hirshler, Karen E. Quinn, Janet L. Comey, Ellen Roberts, Carol Troyen
Format Regular Price Member Price
Softcover $19.95
232 pages. 150 color illust., 7 x 9 in, ISBN: 978-0-87846-660-3

Over 100 masterworks from 1670 to 1960, by artists as diverse as Sargent, Whistler, Cassatt, Hopper, Gorky, and Pollock. Both a brief history of American painting, from the British colonies to the mid 20th century, and a discussion of its crucial themes, this is a valuable and enjoyable resource.


Editorial Reviews
“A joy to read and behold, a superb resource” (Midwest Book Review).