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The Art and Thought of John la Farge: Picturing Authenticity in Gilded Age America

Katie Kresser
Format
Book
Published
Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2013]
Language
English
ISBN
9781409426158 (hardcover), 1409426157 (hardcover)
Contents
  • Introduction: The real John La Farge
  • The scent of the real : a life in art
  • Counterfeit classicism : John La Farge vs. Kenyon Cox
  • Modernist mysicism : John La Farge vs. James Whistler
  • Drive and doubt : John La Farge vs. Henry Adams
  • A meditation : La Farge on the brink
  • Epilogue: Recovering the figure.
Description
xv, 211 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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