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Caffin, Charles H. (Charles Henry) 1854-1918

Overview
Works: 123 works in 493 publications in 1 language and 9,357 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: ND1143, 759
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Most widely held works by Charles H Caffin
American masters of painting: being brief appreciations of some American painters; illustrated with examples of their work by Charles H Caffin( Book )

50 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American masters of sculpture; being brief appreciations of some American sculptors and of some phases of sculpture in America by Charles H Caffin( Book )

30 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photography as a fine art by Charles H Caffin( Book )

26 editions published between 1901 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American painting; the evolution of painting in America from colonial times to the present by Charles H Caffin( Book )

22 editions published between 1907 and 1970 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to study pictures by means of a series of comparisons of the painters' motives and methods by Charles H Caffin( Book )

35 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 26th chapter in this volume about how to properly study art from any movement in art history, details the paintings of Impressionist Édouard Manet. One of the first 19th century artists to approach modern subjects, Manet was a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism. His early masterworks The Luncheon on the Grass and Olympia engendered great controversy and served as rallying points for the young painters who would create Impressionism. Today, these are considered watershed paintings that mark the genesis of modern art
The story of Spanish painting by Charles H Caffin( Book )

19 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to study architecture; an attempt to trace the evolution of architecture as the product and expression of successive phases of civilisation by Charles H Caffin( Book )

24 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to study pictures by means of a series of comparisons of paintings and painters from Cimabue to Monet, with historical and biographical summaries and appreciations of the painters' motives and methods by Charles H Caffin( Book )

11 editions published between 1905 and 1933 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Dutch painting by Charles H Caffin( Book )

12 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing and dancers of today : the modern revival of dancing as an art by Caroline Caffin( Book )

11 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of art by Julia B De Forest( Book )

23 editions published between 1913 and 1931 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of French painting by Charles H Caffin( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art in photography : with selected examples of European and American work by Charles Holme( Book )

5 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art for life's sake : an application of the principles of art to the ideals and conduct of individual and collective life by Charles H Caffin( Book )

6 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The appreciation of the drama by Charles H Caffin( Book )

7 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Spanish masters engraved by Timothy Cole by Timothy Cole( Book )

3 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American painting; the evolution of painting in America by Charles H Caffin( Book )

8 editions published between 1907 and 2007 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of the new Library of Congress by Herbert Small( Book )

4 editions published between 1897 and 1899 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to pictures for beginners and students by Charles H Caffin( Book )

10 editions published between 1910 and 1918 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Spanish masters by Timothy Cole( Book )

4 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The story of American painting; the evolution of painting in America
Alternative Names
Caffin, Charles H.

Caffin, Charles H. 1854-1918

Caffin, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1854-1918

Caffin, Charles Henry 1854-1918

Charles Henry Caffin American art critic

Charles Henry Caffin Amerikaans schrijver (1854-1918)

Languages
English (331)

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American masters of sculpture; being brief appreciations of some American sculptors and of some phases of sculpture in AmericaHow to study pictures by means of a series of comparisons of the painters' motives and methodsThe story of American painting; the evolution of painting in America