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Modern American realism

the Sara Roby Foundation Collection

by Virginia M. Mecklenburg

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Published by Published for the National Museum of American Art by the Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sara Roby Foundation -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
    • National Museum of American Art (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.,
    • Art, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.,
    • Art -- Washington (D.C.) -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVirginia M. Mecklenburg ; with an essay by William Kloss.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsKloss, William., National Museum of American Art (U.S.), Sara Roby Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6512 .M38 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination148 p. :
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2724196M
      ISBN 100874746914
      LC Control Number86017847

        Modern American Theatre. Resource: Wilson/Goldfarb, Chapter Realism is in the mainstream. But some turn their backs on it. Change comes slowly. Experiments occur -- with the results that the experiment comes less radical (its effects going into the mainstream), and the mainstream theatre becomes more adventures (its traditional practices. The American Realism cultural movement began to catch on after the American Civil War and was a reaction to, and rejection of, Romanticism. Driven by the desire to depict the enormous industrial, economic, social and cultural changes taking place in the United States during the early years of the 20th century period, artists, writers and.

      Modern American Verete Realism. Kaplan redefines American realism as a genre more engaged with a society in flux than with one merely reflective of the status quo. She reads realistic narrative as a symbolic act of imagining and controlling the social upheavals of early modern capitalism, particularly class conflict and the development of mass culture. Brilliant analyses of works by Howells, Wharton, and Dreiser illuminate.

      Kloss, William; National Museum of American Art (U.S.); Sara Roby Foundation Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_set printdisabled External-identifier urn:oclc:record Foldoutcount 0 Identifier modernamericanremeck Identifier-ark ark://t8nd4f Invoice Isbn Lccn Ocr. Get this from a library! Modern American realism: the Sara Roby Foundation Collection. [Virginia M Mecklenburg; National Museum of American Art (U.S.)].


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