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The Resource American adversaries : West and Copley in a transatlantic world, Emily Ballew Neff with Kaylin H. Weber ; with contributions by Janet Catherine Berlo, James Clifton, Leo Costello, Christopher Lloyd, Donna Pierce, and Martin Postle

American adversaries : West and Copley in a transatlantic world, Emily Ballew Neff with Kaylin H. Weber ; with contributions by Janet Catherine Berlo, James Clifton, Leo Costello, Christopher Lloyd, Donna Pierce, and Martin Postle

Label
American adversaries : West and Copley in a transatlantic world
Title
American adversaries
Title remainder
West and Copley in a transatlantic world
Statement of responsibility
Emily Ballew Neff with Kaylin H. Weber ; with contributions by Janet Catherine Berlo, James Clifton, Leo Costello, Christopher Lloyd, Donna Pierce, and Martin Postle
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Illuminating essays and more than two hundred images offer a compelling account of the 18th-century contemporary history painters John Singleton Copley and Benjamin West--America's first global art superstars"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
759.13
Index
index present
LC call number
ND237.W45
LC item number
A4 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neff, Emily Ballew
  • Postle, Martin
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West, Benjamin
  • Copley, John Singleton
  • History, Modern, in art
  • Art and society
  • Art and society
Label
American adversaries : West and Copley in a transatlantic world, Emily Ballew Neff with Kaylin H. Weber ; with contributions by Janet Catherine Berlo, James Clifton, Leo Costello, Christopher Lloyd, Donna Pierce, and Martin Postle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This catalogue was published to coincide with the exhibition American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, from October 6, 2013, to January 5, 2014."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
London: the artists and their arena. Brothers-in-arms? Copley, West, and the Royal Academy / By Martin Postle -- A temple of history painting: West's Newman Street studio and art collection / By Kaylin H. Weber -- Reverberated enjoyment: prints, printmakers, and publishers in late-eighteenth century London / By James Clifton -- North America: West and the middle ground. At the wood's edge: Benjamin West's The Death of Wolfe and the middle ground / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Men of the middle ground: the visual culture of native-white diplomacy in eighteenth-century North America / By Janet Catherine Berlo -- Italy: Copley on the grand tour. A remembrance of what we have seen: Copley takes the grand tour / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Benjamin West and Italy / By Christopher Lloyd -- Atlantic and Pacific: Copley and the sea. Like gudgeons to a worm: John Singleton Copley's Watson and the shark and the cultures of natural history / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Blacks in the casta paintings of New Spain / By Donna Pierce -- Coda. Laying siege: West, Copley, and the battle of history painting / By Emily Ballew Neff and Kaylin H. Weber -- Turner, West, and the end of contemporary history painting / By Leo Costello
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780300196467
Isbn Type
(paper over board)
Lccn
2013012140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
Illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)836557735
  • (OCoLC)ocn836557735
Label
American adversaries : West and Copley in a transatlantic world, Emily Ballew Neff with Kaylin H. Weber ; with contributions by Janet Catherine Berlo, James Clifton, Leo Costello, Christopher Lloyd, Donna Pierce, and Martin Postle
Publication
Note
"This catalogue was published to coincide with the exhibition American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, from October 6, 2013, to January 5, 2014."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
London: the artists and their arena. Brothers-in-arms? Copley, West, and the Royal Academy / By Martin Postle -- A temple of history painting: West's Newman Street studio and art collection / By Kaylin H. Weber -- Reverberated enjoyment: prints, printmakers, and publishers in late-eighteenth century London / By James Clifton -- North America: West and the middle ground. At the wood's edge: Benjamin West's The Death of Wolfe and the middle ground / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Men of the middle ground: the visual culture of native-white diplomacy in eighteenth-century North America / By Janet Catherine Berlo -- Italy: Copley on the grand tour. A remembrance of what we have seen: Copley takes the grand tour / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Benjamin West and Italy / By Christopher Lloyd -- Atlantic and Pacific: Copley and the sea. Like gudgeons to a worm: John Singleton Copley's Watson and the shark and the cultures of natural history / By Emily Ballew Neff -- Blacks in the casta paintings of New Spain / By Donna Pierce -- Coda. Laying siege: West, Copley, and the battle of history painting / By Emily Ballew Neff and Kaylin H. Weber -- Turner, West, and the end of contemporary history painting / By Leo Costello
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780300196467
Isbn Type
(paper over board)
Lccn
2013012140
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
Illustrated
System control number
  • (OCoLC)836557735
  • (OCoLC)ocn836557735

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