American Paintings in the Brooklyn Museum:By Teresa A. Carbone. With contributions by Barbara Dayer Gallati and Linda S. Ferber
Artists Born by 1876
This two-volume catalogue documents one of the world's foremost collections of American art, from colonial portraiture and Hudson River School landscape to American Impressionism and early modern Realism, including masterpieces by John Singer Sargent, Thomas Cole, John Singleton Copley, Albert Bierstadt, Winslow Homer, Frederic Church, George Bellows, and Mary Cassatt.
Featuring nearly 700 paintings by 340 artists, with 160 color plates and 860 black-and-white illustrations, this extensive catalogue includes artist biographies and individual interpretive entries for each painting, accompanied by provenance, exhibition history, and full technical analysis, as well as a two-part introduction tracing the history of the Brooklyn Museum's American paintings collection.
2-volume hardback in a slipcase.