John La Farge


The catalogue of an exhibition at the National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C., July 10 - October 12, 1987, the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, November 7, 1987 - January 3, 1988, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, February 24 - April 24, 1988. Six chapters discuss and illustrate aspects of La Farge's work: The Mind of John La Farge by Henry Adams with 45 illustrations; Nature and Art in the Painting of John La Farge by James L. Yarnall with 40 illustrations; John La Farge and the American Watercolor Movement: Art for the Decorative Age by Kathleen A. Foster with 29 illustrations; John La Farge: Pioneer of the American Mural Movement by H. Barbara Weinberg with 29 illustrations; Painting with Colored Light: The Stained Glass of John La Farge by Henry A. La Farge with 19 illustrations; and John La Farge: Aesthetician and Critic by Linnea H. Wren with 2 illustrations. 111 works appeared in the exhibition.

Title: John La Farge

Author Name: Adams, Henry, Kathleen A. Foster, Henry A. La Farge, Barbara Weinberg, Linnea H. Wren, and James L. Yarnall

Categories: Artists,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1987

ISBN Number: 0896596788

ISBN Number 13: 9780896596788

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 23069

Keywords: American Artist