American Paradise : The World of the Hudson River School by John K. Howat

American Paradise : The World of the Hudson River School by John K. Howat

By John K. Howat

The wonderful catalog of the exhibition geared up by way of the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, via Met curators, chart the 19th-century upward push and fall of the 1st local university of panorama portray. The catalog contains many of the famous and lots of lesser-known Hudson River images, mentioned extensive for either experts and generalists. The ebook is well-organized and well-indexed, and, whereas now not breaking nice new flooring, is very suggested. The plates are in general strong.

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