By Evan Bates
Skyscrapers, smokestacks, site visitors, and different urban scenes commence the gathering, in a series of pictures that trap the energy of city lifestyles, together with John Marin's Woolworth Building and Brooklyn Bridge, Joseph Stella's Pittsburgh Winter, and Adolf Dehn's Art Lovers and Artistes’ Café. Lithographs of landscapes and nation vignettes function the works of provide wooden, Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry, and different famous Regionalists. a chain of photos encompasses a chalk drawing via John Singleton Copley of a nobleman in addition to a examine through Thomas Eakins for his masterpiece, The Gross Clinic. The anthology concludes with an attractive number of folks and myth paintings, encouraged by way of scenes from mythology, Shakespeare, and the Bible.
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American Drawings and Prints: From Benjamin West to Edward Hopper (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) by Evan Bates