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Thomas Eakins

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ISBN-10: 0300091117

ISBN-13: 9780300091113

Edition: 2001

Authors: Darrel Sewell

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This guide to the life & career of American artist Thomas Eakins is illustrated with over 250 paintings, watercolours, drawings & sculpture. It features essays placing his art in the context of the history & culture of late-19th-century Philadelphia.
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Book details

List price: $85.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 9/10/2001
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 488
Size: 10.25" wide x 12.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 6.842
Language: English

Darrell Sewell is the Robert L. McNeil, Jr., Curator of American Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Preface
Thomas Eakins and American Art
Chronology
Eakins's Early Years
Studies in Paris and Spain
The 1870s
Plates: Eakins in the 1870s
Images of Fairmount Park in Philadelphia
Eakins and the Academy
The 1880s
Plates: Eakins in the 1880s
Eakins's Vision of the Past and the Building of a Reputation
Photographs and the Making of Paintings
The Camera Artist
The 1890s
Plates: Eakins in the 1890s
Portraits of Teachers and Thinkers
The 1900s
Plates: Eakins in the 1900s
The Pursuit of "True Tones"
Eakins in the Twentieth Century
Eakins as a Writer
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Acknowledgments
Works Not Illustrated
Index of Illustrated Works by Thomas Eakins