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Winslow Homer and the camera : photography and the art of painting

Author: Frank H Goodyear, IIIDana E ByrdWinslow HomerBowdoin College. Museum of Art,Brandywine River Museum of Art,All authors
Publisher: Brunswick, Maine : Bowdoin College Museum of Art ; New Haven, Connecticut ; London, England : in association with Yale University Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A revelatory exploration of Winslow Homer's engagement with photography, shedding new light on his celebrated paintings and works on paper. One of the greatest American painters of the 19th century, Winslow Homer (1836-1910) also maintained a deep engagement with photography throughout his career. Focusing on the important, yet often-overlooked, role that photography played in Homer's art, this volume exposes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Essays
Illustrated works
Exhibitions
Expositions
Named Person: Winslow Homer; Winslow Homer; Winslow Homer; Winslow Homer; Winslow Homer; Winslow Homer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank H Goodyear, III; Dana E Byrd; Winslow Homer; Bowdoin College. Museum of Art,; Brandywine River Museum of Art,; Yale University Press,
ISBN: 9780300214550 0300214553
OCLC Number: 1005103014
Notes: Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine, June 22-October 28, 2018 and at the Brandywine River Museum of Art, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, November 17, 2018-February 17, 2019.
Description: xi, 196 pages : illustrations (some color), photographs, portraits 29 cm
Contents: A good thing when he sees it: Winslow Homer, photography, and the art of painting / Frank H. Goodyear III --
Plates --
Trouble in paradise?: Winslow Homer in the Bahamas, Cuba, and Florida, 1884-1886 / Dana E. Byrd --
Plates.
Responsibility: Dana E. Byrd, Frank H. Goodyear III.

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