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American Salons.

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This book is a study of the beginnings of the modernist tradition in American culture, with special emphasis on the interchange of Americans with modernism in Europe. The first section discusses American precursors of modernism including Whistler, William and Henry James, and James Gibbons Huneker. There is a section on the influence of specific US cities on modernism. The final section concentrates on the interaction of Americans in European culture, first in London (with emphasison Ezra Pound), Paris (the photographer Edward Steichen and the Stein family), and finally New York (the salon scene and the 1913 Armory Show of modern art). Hardback book in good/very good condition in a similar dust jacket. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

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Added value:
Good unclipped dust wrapper.
Author(s):
Robert M. Crunden
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16.5cms. 0.94KGS nett
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0195065697
ISBN-13:
9780195065695
Number of pages:
493
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
American Salons.

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This book is a study of the beginnings of the modernist tradition in American culture, with special emphasis on the interchange of Americans with modernism in Europe. The first section discusses American precursors of modernism including Whistler, William and Henry James, and James Gibbons Huneker. There is a section on the influence of specific US cities on modernism. The final section concentrates on the interaction of Americans in European culture, first in London (with emphasison Ezra Pound), Paris (the photographer Edward Steichen and the Stein family), and finally New York (the salon scene and the 1913 Armory Show of modern art). Hardback book in good/very good condition in a similar dust jacket. No marks or inscriptions. Not ex-library.

Added value:
Good unclipped dust wrapper.
Author(s):
Robert M. Crunden
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x16.5cms. 0.94KGS nett
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0195065697
ISBN-13:
9780195065695
Number of pages:
493
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
American Salons.

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