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American Realism
 

American Realism

By Souter, Gerry

Urban realism, snow-covered streets of New York, boxing matches, children on the banks of a river, the painters of the Ash Can School preferred realistic images. Their paintings are a true hymn to noise and sensations. This unconventional movement enabled the birth of a true nati...onal artistic identity which broke free from the establishment. The Ash Can School resolutely promoted the affirmation of the modernist current of American art. Edward Hopper, who was a student of Robert Henri, embraced the principles of this movement and brought them to another level.
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ISBN 9781780429922
Published 8 May 2012
Publisher Parkstone International
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ISBN-13 9781780429922
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Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Parkstone International
Imprint Parkstone International
Released 8 May 2012
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Not specified
Author(s) By Souter, Gerry
Series Temporis
Category Art Styles: C 1900 To First World War
Art Styles: C First World War To 1960
Painting: Gouache
Industrial / Commercial Art & Design
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 759.13
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Fine Arts / Art History
ONIX Text General/trade

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