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Denver Art Museum

Works: 965 works in 1,390 publications in 1 language and 30,980 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Art  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, Scenarist, isb
Classifications: E78.G73, 759.13
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The West as America : reinterpreting images of the frontier, 1820-1920 by William H Truettner( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painters and the American West : the Anschutz collection by Joan Carpenter Troccoli( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wide variety of artists are represented in this visual tour of the Anschutz collection, regarded as the finest group of paintings of the American West still in private hands. Troccoli examines these paintings as aesthetic objects rather than historical documents. The book coincides with the traveling exhibition starting in October in Denver. 25 b&w, 230 color illustrations. This book takes us on a connoisseur's tour of art of the Old West, guiding us through the Anschutz collection, the finest group of paintings of the American West still in private hands
Frederic Remington : the color of night by Nancy K Anderson( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction/ Nancy K. Anderson -- What's out there? Frederic Remington's art of darkness/ William C. Sharpe -- Dark, disquiet: Remington's late nocturnes/ Nancy Anderson -- Burning daylight: Remington, electricity, and flash photography/ Alexander Nemerov -- Nocturnes: a catalogue -- Appendix: Notes on conservation/ Ross Merrill, Thomas J. Branchick, Perry Huston, Norman E. Muller, Robert G. Proctor, Jr., Jill Whitten
Sargent and Italy by Bruce Robertson( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This extravagantly illustrated catalogue - published in association with a major transatlantic exhibition - evokes the romantic fascination with Italy that shines in the work of John Singer Sargent. Both beautiful and informative, this volume includes eighty-five color and fifty black-and-white images. It adds a new dimension to our appreciation of Sargent's art and will delight anyone who loves Italy, as Sargent so passionately did."--Jacket
Treasures of the Old West : paintings and sculpture from the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art by Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Located in the Oklahoma Collection
US design 1975-2000( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cast and recast : the sculpture of Frederic Remington by Michael Edward Shapiro( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the National Museum of American Art and shown there Sept. 18, 1981-Jan. 3, 1982; at the Denver Art Museum, Jan. 23-Mar. 14, 1982; and at the Amon Carter Museum, May 7-July 4, 1982
Glorious nature : British landscape painting, 1750-1850 by Katharine Baetjer( Book )

10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circles of the world : traditional art of the Plains Indians by Richard Conn( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mongolia : the legacy of Chinggis Khan by Patricia Ann Berger( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucas Samaras--objects and subjects, 1969-1986 by Lucas Samaras( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impressionism : paintings collected by European museums by Ann Dumas( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming van Gogh by Vincent van Gogh( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The career path of Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), one of the world's most recognizable artists, was anything but typical. Focusing on the early stages of van Gogh's artistic development, Becoming van Gogh illustrates the artist's efforts to master draftsmanship, understand the challenges of materials and techniques, incorporate color theory, and fold myriad influences into his artistic vocabulary. Van Gogh was aware of avant-garde trends including Georges Seurat's divisionism, Paul Signac's and Camille Pissarro's pointillism, Émile Bernard's synthetism, and Henri Toulouse-Lautrec's immersion in the bohemian culture of Montmartre. This handsome book features works by van Gogh alongside works by the artists who influenced him, showing how he incorporated elements of their techniques into a style that became, eventually, uniquely his own. It features essays exploring how van Gogh imbued his early works with energy as he strove to master drawing with graphite, ink, and washes; how he began to understand color with watercolor paintings; and how he tested his skill with oils on canvas. The distinguished contributors to this volume offer insight into van Gogh's temperament, memory, typography, and relationship with his critics, among other topics. Generously illustrated with 150 color images, the book also includes a chronology charting the artist's stylistic development"--
Color as field : American painting, 1950-1975 by Karen Wilkin( Book )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Color Field painting, which emerged in the United States in the 1950s, is based on radiant, uninflected hues. Exemplified by the work of Helen Frankenthaler, Morris Louis, Kenneth Noland, Jules Olitski, Larry Poons, and Frank Stella, among others, these stunningly beautiful and impressively scaled paintings constitute one of the crowning achievements of postwar American abstract art. Color as Field offers a long-overdue reevaluation of this important aspect of American abstract painting." "The authors examine how Color Field painting rejects the gestural, layers, and hyperemotional approach typical of Willem de Kooning and his followers, yet at the same time develops and expands ideas about all-overness and the primacy of color posited by the work of other members of the Abstract Expressionist generation, such as Adolph Gottlieb, Hans Hofmann, Robert Motherwell, Jackson Pollock, and Mark Rothko." "From the fresh historical standpoint of the twenty-first century, this reassessment ranges across the artists' individual approaches and their commonalities and poses the reconsideration of the legacy of Color Field painting."--Jacket
Inspiring Impressionism : the Impressionists and the art of the past by High Museum of Art( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspiring Impressionism" explores links between Impressionists and the major European art-historical movements that came before them, demonstrating how often beneath the Impressionists' commitment to capturing contemporary life there lay a deep exploration of the art of the past. Presents Impressionist works by artists including Manet, Monet, Degas, Bazille, Cassatt, and Cezanne alongside those of Raphael, El Greco, Rubens, Velazquez, and others
Tiwanaku : ancestors of the Inca by Margaret Young-Snchez( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher description: By the shores of Lake Titicaca, the largest body of water in the South American highland, rose the city of Tiwanaku. Its megalithic structures were constructed between AD 100 and 300. By 500 Tiwanaku had become the capital of an expanding empire in the Andes that endured until approximately AD 1000, when extended drought caused water levels to fall and agriculture to fail. After European colonization many of the buildings were raided for their stone, which was used to construct churches, rail stations, and houses. Less than a day's trip from La Paz, Bolivia, Tiwanaku remains one of the most impressive archeological sites in South America. Despite its fame and its economic, political, and artistic importance to such later peoples as the Incas, the Tiwanaku civilization has never been the subject of a comprehensive international art exhibition and accompanying catalog-until now. Tiwanaku introduces American audiences to the striking artwork and fascinating rituals of this highland culture through approximately one hundred works of art and cultural treasures. The range of media is unparalleled among ancient South American civilizations: large-scale stone sculptures, spectacular works in gold and silver, masterfully crafted ceramics, monumental architecture, gold and silver jewelry, and decoratively carved wood, bone, and stone objects. Of special note are the textiles, remarkably preserved by the dry climate of Tiwanaku's outposts in Chile and Peru. These finely crafted and richly decorated objects assembled from collections around the world evoke a vivid and comprehensive picture of elite life five hundred to one thousand years before the Inca Empire. This lavishly illustrated, full-color catalog features insightful scholarly essays introducing the general reader to the culture and historical context of the Tiwanaku
Reflections of the weaver's world : the Gloria F. Ross Collection of Contemporary Navajo Weaving by Ann Lane Hedlund( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A persistent vision : art of the reservation days : the L.D. and Ruth Bax Collection of the Denver Art Museum by Richard Conn( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The backgrounds of African art by Melville J Herskovits( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 1979 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art & home : Dutch interiors in the age of Rembrandt by Marit Westermann( Book )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Painters and the American West : the Anschutz collection
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English (174)

Frederic Remington : the color of nightSargent and ItalyUS design 1975-2000Mongolia : the legacy of Chinggis KhanImpressionism : paintings collected by European museumsColor as field : American painting, 1950-1975Inspiring Impressionism : the Impressionists and the art of the pastTiwanaku : ancestors of the Inca