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.
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232 pages. 150 color illust.
“A joy to read and behold, a superb resource” (Midwest Book Review).
The diversity of objects in an encyclopedic art museum presents myriad challenges in cleaning, restoration, presentation, and authentication. Over time, the effects of nature and human handling...