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Author Stebbins, Theodore E.

Title The life and work of Martin Johnson Heade : a critical analysis and catalogue raisonné / Theodore E. Stebbins ; with the assistance of Janet L. Comey and Karen E. Quinn
Published New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, [2000]


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 MELB  759.13 Heade Ste/Law  AVAILABLE
Description x, 389 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 x 29 cm
Contents 1. A Long Apprenticeship -- 2. A New Life -- 3. Painter of the Tropics -- 4. Success in Landscape and Still Life -- 5. Florida and the Late Work -- App. A. Questions of Attribution and Authenticity -- App. C. Heade's Publications in Forest and Stream -- Catalogue Raisonne. 1. Figurative Works. 2. Landscapes. 3. Still Lifes. 4. Drawings and Prints
Summary "Martin Johnson Heade was one of the most significant American painters of the nineteenth century, creator of portraits, history and genre pictures, still lifes, ornithological studies, landscapes and marines, and unique orchid and hummingbird compositions. This book brings a new perspective to Head and his works, presenting him as one of the most original and productive painters of his time."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Rev. ed. of: The life and works of Martin Johnson Heade. 1975
Bibliography Includes bibliography (pages 367-372) and index
Subject Heade, Martin Johnson, 1819-1904 -- Catalogue raisonnés
Heade, Martin Johnson, 1819-1904 -- Catalogues raisonnés.
Heade, Martin Johnson, 1819-1904.
Painters -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Catalogues raisonnés.
Author Quinn, Karen E.
Comey, Janet L.
LC no. 99036424
ISBN 0300081839 :