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Author Adams, Henry, 1949-

Title Eakins revealed : the secret life of an American artist / Henry Adams.

Publication Info. Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  N6537.E3 A84 2005    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Biography - NLBB-1  B EAK    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 583 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [537]-558) and index.
Contents Preface: Riddles -- Part one. The Eakins legacy -- Within the walls -- The perfect crime -- The loin cloth scandal -- Family quarrels -- The death of Ella Crowell -- The insanity of Lillian Hammitt -- Explanations and enigmas -- Analyzing Eakins -- Part two. Life and art -- An American in Paris -- All in the family -- Turning the stake -- The Gross clinic -- William Rush and his model -- A fine old row -- Naked in Arcadia -- Swimming -- Conversations with the dead -- Inflicting pain -- Part three. The case of Thomas Eakins -- Love of looking -- The greatest American artist.
Preface: Riddles -- Part one. The Eakins legacy. Within the walls -- The perfect crime -- The loin cloth scandal -- Family quarrels -- The death of Ella Crowell -- The insanity of Lillian Hammitt -- Explanations and enigmas -- Analyzing Eakins -- Part two. Life and art. An American in Paris -- All in the family -- Turning the stake -- The Gross clinic -- William Rush and his model -- A fine old row -- Naked in Arcadia -- Swimming -- Conversations with the dead -- Inflicting pain -- Part three. The case of Thomas Eakins. Love of looking -- The greatest American artist.
Subject Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916.
Artists -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916.
ISBN 0195156684 alkaline paper

 
    
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