By Evan Bates
Skyscrapers, smokestacks, site visitors, and different urban scenes start the gathering, in a series of pictures that trap the power of city existence, together with John Marin's Woolworth Building and Brooklyn Bridge, Joseph Stella's Pittsburgh Winter, and Adolf Dehn's Art Lovers and Artistes’ Café. Lithographs of landscapes and kingdom vignettes function the works of supply wooden, Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry, and different famous Regionalists. a chain of graphics contains a chalk drawing via John Singleton Copley of a nobleman in addition to a research by means of Thomas Eakins for his masterpiece, The Gross Clinic. The anthology concludes with an beautiful collection of people and myth paintings, encouraged by way of scenes from mythology, Shakespeare, and the Bible.
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American Drawings and Prints: From Benjamin West to Edward Hopper (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) by Evan Bates