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The Resource Still looking : essays on American art, John Updike

Still looking : essays on American art, John Updike

Label
Still looking : essays on American art
Title
Still looking
Title remainder
essays on American art
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eighteen essays of art criticism cover early American portraiture and landscape painting, late-nineteenth-century masters Winslow Homer and Thomas Eakins, and the work of such artists as James McNeill Whistler and Alfred Stieglitz
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
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162688
Cataloging source
NOV
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Updike, John
Dewey number
709.73
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
essays
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True
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  • Art, American
  • American essays
Target audience
general
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essays on American art
Label
Still looking : essays on American art, John Updike
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The American face -- Nature his only instructor -- "O beautiful for spacious skies" -- Heade storms -- Epic Homer -- The ache in Eakins -- Whistler in the dark -- "Better than nature" -- Walls that talk too much -- Street Arab -- Evangel of the lens -- "A lone left thing" -- O pioneer! -- Logic is beautiful -- Hopper's polluted silence -- Early Sunday morning -- Jackson whole -- Iconic Andy
Control code
000040091185
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 222 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241143353
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Still looking : essays on American art, John Updike
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The American face -- Nature his only instructor -- "O beautiful for spacious skies" -- Heade storms -- Epic Homer -- The ache in Eakins -- Whistler in the dark -- "Better than nature" -- Walls that talk too much -- Street Arab -- Evangel of the lens -- "A lone left thing" -- O pioneer! -- Logic is beautiful -- Hopper's polluted silence -- Early Sunday morning -- Jackson whole -- Iconic Andy
Control code
000040091185
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 222 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780241143353
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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