American 18-19th Century Representational Art
This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "American 18-19th Century Multi-Subject Representational Art." Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to the articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the date of publication in Resource Library.
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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:
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A 11/29/13 search within TFAO's digital library retrieved:
Other online resources
America: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of a Nation, an exhibit held June 26, 2010 - January 2, 2012 at the Gilcrease Museum. Includes images of selected works in the exhibit. Accessed 12/14
American Art Masterworks, an exhibit held October 11 - December 7, 2014 at the Seattle Art Museum. Includes bibliogaphy. Accessed April, 2015
Ferdinand Richardt: Drawings of America, 1855-1859, an exhibit held February 11 - April 15, 2007 at the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute. Accessed March, 2015.
Making American Taste: Narrative Art for a New Democracy, an exhibit held November 11, 2011 - September 09, 2012 at the New-York Historical Society. Includes curriculum guide. Accessed April, 2015.
Masterpieces of American Art, 1770-1920: From the Detroit Institute of Arts, an exhibit held October 23, 2004-January 30, 2005 at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Accessed February, 2015.
Orra White Hitchcock (17961863): An Amherst Woman of Art and Science, an exhibit held January 28 - May 29, 2011 at the Mead Art Museum. Includes checklist and audio tour. Accessed February, 2015
Perfectly American: The Art-Union and Its Artists, an exhibit held July 24, 2011 - October 2, 2011 at the Gilcrease Museum. Includes images of selected works in the exhibit. Accessed 12/14.
TFAO also suggests these DVD or VHS videos:
American Art, 1785-1926: Seven Artist Profiles is a DVD containing seven video presentations on American artists of the 19th century. A 32-page viewer's guide accompanying the DVD includes a biography of each artist and reproductions of featured works. This DVD is lent free of charge through the National Gallery of Art's Division of Education (go to NGA Loan Materials Finder) Image courtesy NGA. Titles include:
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