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Essays on American Art

by John Updike

Hardcover, 222 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $45 |


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The world of American art is examined in a collection of eighteen essays of art criticism—covering such topics as early American portraiture and landscape painting, late-nineteenth-century masters Winslow Homer and Thomas Eakins, and and the work of such astists as James McNeill Whistler, Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Hopper, and others—by a premier novelist of the twentieth century. 25,000 first printing.