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Amon Carter Museum of Western Art

Overview
Works: 480 works in 963 publications in 1 language and 56,575 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Art  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Biography  Portraits  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Other
Classifications: N6537.R4, 759.13
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Most widely held works by Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
Winslow Homer watercolors by Helen A Cooper( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the artist's watercolor career tracing his ideas, techniques, and feelings through each watercolor series
Frederic Remington: paintings, drawings, and sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation collections by Peter H Hassrick( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paintings, drawing and sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Collection
Albert Bierstadt: painter of the American West by Gordon Hendricks( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photography in nineteenth-century America by Amon Carter Museum of Western Art( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Contributions de Barbara MacAndless, Keith F. Davis, Peter Bacon Hales, Sarah Greenhough
American frontier life : early Western painting and prints( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The face of liberty : founders of the United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The democratic art : pictures for a 19th-century America : chromolithography, 1840-1900 by Peter C Marzio( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paintings of George Bellows by Michael Quick( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Kane's frontier; including Wanderings of an artist among the Indians of North America by Paul Kane( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winslow Homer : paintings of the Civil War by Marc Simpson( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume has been published on the occasion of the first monographic exhibition uniting the majority of the Civil War paintings of Winslow Homer ... The essays and related materials that inform this book offer a close reading of Homer's paintings in the cultural context of the Civil War period and the critical responses with which the works were originially received ... accompanied by a diverse array of period media illustrations and cartoons, as well as Homer's sketches"--Dustjacket
Posada's Mexico by Ronnie C Tyler( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothea Lange looks at the American country woman by Dorothea Lange( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliot Porter by Eliot Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William M. Harnett by William Michael Harnett( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his short but productive career, William Michael Harnett (1848-1892) became the great American master of trompe-l'oeil still-life painting. His works, popular with the public long before they were appreciated by the art critics, "fool the eye" with their convincing, sharp-edged definition of form and careful rendering of materials. This volume provides the first thorough examination of Harnett's career and its significance for the history of American art. Twenty-two essays by a roster of leading scholars examine three major areas: Harnett's relationship to his contemporaries, among them painters, patrons, critics, and the general public; his formative training and experiences; and the meaning of his themes for the audience that supported him. These essays discuss not only Harnett's own technical skill and artistic development, but also the aesthetic issues of illusionism and trompe l'oeil, Harnett's relationship to other painters working in a similar vein, and the implications of his subject matter. Ultimately, the essays help to resolve the question of how Harnett's technically skillful imitations of real objects fit the definition of "art" and what his popularity says about the culture in which he worked and lived. Each of the editors has written an essay for this volume; other contributors include Henry Adams, Maria Chamberlin-Hellman, Nicolai Cikovsky, Jr., Elizabeth Jane Connell, William H. Gerdts, Elizabeth Johns, Judy L. Larson, David M. Lubin, Chad Mandeles, Roxana Robinson, and Paul J. Staiti. The forty-nine works reproduced in full color and arranged chronologically provide the first comprehensive survey of Harnett's work. A bibliography, chronology, and thorough index add to the reference value of this handsome volume
Laura Gilpin : an enduring grace by Martha A Sandweiss( Book )

6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bartlett's West; drawing the Mexican boundary by Robert V Hine( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frederic Remington : paintings, drawings, and sculpture in the Amon Carter Museum and the Sid W. Richardson Foundation collections by Peter H Hassrick( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas homes of the nineteenth century by Drury Blakeley Alexander( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Texas Architectural Survey--Sponsored By the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art and the School of Architecture, the University of Texas
Visual poetry : the drawings of Joseph Stella by Joseph Stella( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Photography in nineteenth-century America
Alternative Names

controlled identityAmon Carter Museum of American Art

Amon Carter museum

Amon Carter museum Fort Worth, Tex.

Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, Fort Worth, Tex.

Carter (Amon) Museum of Western Art

Carter Museum

Carter Museum Fort Worth, Tex

Carter Museum of Western Art.

Carter Museum of Western Art (Fort Worth)

Carter Museum of Western Art Fort Worth, Tex

Fort Worth (Tex.)

Muzeum Sztuki Zachodniej imienia Amina Cartera.

Muzeum Sztuki Zachodniej imienia Amona Cartera

Languages
English (167)

Covers
Photography in nineteenth-century AmericaAn American collection : works from the Amon Carter MuseumRegarding the land : Robert Glenn Ketchum and the legacy of Eliot Porter