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Painters of the humble truth : masterpieces of American still life, 1801-1939 / William H. Gerdts.

Author/Creator:
Gerdts, William H.
Publication:
Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press ; [Tulsa, Okla.] : Philbrook Art Center, 1981.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 293 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Subjects:
Still-life painting, American -- Exhibitions.
Still-life painting, American.
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
Contents:
American still-life painting: explanations, estimations, expectations
In the beginning
The Peale dynasty
Beyond the Peales: professional and folk
An abundance of still life: the still life of abundance
Thematic expansion: flowers, fish, and dead game
The poetic flower
William Michael Harnett and Illusionism
The still-life heritage of Munich and Paris
The still life in early Modernism
Vernacular Modernism: Cubist-Realist still life and beyond.
Notes:
Based on: American still-life painting.
Issued in connection of an exhibition held at the Philbrook Art Center.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-282).
Includes indexes.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1981
Contributor:
Gerdts, William H.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Philbrook Art Center.
Other format:
Online version: Gerdts, William H. Painters of the humble truth.
ISBN:
0826203558
9780826203557
0826203582
9780826203588
OCLC:
7597444