The Resource The light of distant skies, 1760-1835

The light of distant skies, 1760-1835

Label
The light of distant skies, 1760-1835
Title
The light of distant skies, 1760-1835
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flexner, James Thomas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND207
LC item number
.F58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
His American painting, 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agrippina
  • Socrates
  • Benson, Robert Louis
  • Channing, William Ellery
  • Colden, Cadwallader
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Gates, Horatio
  • Kemble, Fanny
  • Madison, Dolley
  • Montgomery, Gabriel de L. de
  • Penn, William
  • Pitt, William
  • Reynolds, Joshua
  • Rush, Benjamin
  • Washington, George
  • Wolfe, James
  • Agrippina (die Ältere)
  • Benson, Robert Louis (Historiker
  • Channing, William Ellery
  • Colden, Cadwallader (Politiker)
  • Fielding, Henry
  • Gates, Horatio
  • Kemble, Fanny
  • Madison, Dolley
  • Montgomery, Gabriel de L. ((de))
  • Penn, William
  • Pitt, William (der Ältere)
  • Reynolds, Joshua
  • Rush, Benjamin
  • Socrates
  • Washington, George
  • Wolfe, James (Soldat
  • Painting, American
  • Miscelanea Norte Americana (Literatura)
  • Peinture américaine
  • Painting, American
  • Bildnis
  • Miscelanea Norte Americana (Literatura)
  • Bildnis
Label
The light of distant skies, 1760-1835
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An unabridged republication, with minor corrections, of the work originally published in 1954 ... contains a new preface by the author and a new publisher's note."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 253-283. "Catalogue of illustrations": p. 285-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The toga of Benjamin West -- Evolution vs. Revolution -- The torch of history -- Theories and English faces -- Habitats and heads -- Historical painting in America -- The thing itself -- The scope of art -- The wild and the holy -- Students -- Old temples in a new land -- Crumbs from Belshazzar, s table -- American land and life -- A rage for portraits -- Eccentrics -- The end of an era
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xiii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780486221793
Lccn
54009727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
102 illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00552533
  • (OCoLC)ocm00552533
Label
The light of distant skies, 1760-1835
Publication
Note
"An unabridged republication, with minor corrections, of the work originally published in 1954 ... contains a new preface by the author and a new publisher's note."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 253-283. "Catalogue of illustrations": p. 285-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The toga of Benjamin West -- Evolution vs. Revolution -- The torch of history -- Theories and English faces -- Habitats and heads -- Historical painting in America -- The thing itself -- The scope of art -- The wild and the holy -- Students -- Old temples in a new land -- Crumbs from Belshazzar, s table -- American land and life -- A rage for portraits -- Eccentrics -- The end of an era
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xiii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780486221793
Lccn
54009727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
102 illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00552533
  • (OCoLC)ocm00552533

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