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The circle of Henry Adams : art & artists

Label
The circle of Henry Adams : art & artists
Title
The circle of Henry Adams
Title remainder
art & artists
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book Dr. Scheyer has thrown a fresh revealing light upon one of the difficult figures of American intellectual history--What is the place of Henry Adams, and what is the nature and value of his work as a writer and thinker?--E.P. Richardson
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1900-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scheyer, Ernst
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Historians
  • Historians
  • Artists
  • Adams, Henry
Label
The circle of Henry Adams : art & artists
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Ernst Scheyer": pages 289-298
  • Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. INTRODUCTION. 1. The Circle and the century (Idealism and realism) -- II. HENRY ADAMS' WRITINGS ON ART AND ARTISTS. -- 2. Harvard and Berlin (First contacts with art; German idealistic philosophy: Hegel) -- 3. London (The Pre-Raphaelites; Art collecting) -- 4. Travels (Europe, America, Africa and Asia; Observations on art; the South Seas and attempts at watercolor) -- 5. Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres (Medieval art as manifestation of the spirit; published sources) -- 6. Other art and artists (Early American art; Contemporary art and artists) -- III. THE ARTISTS OF THE INNER CIRCLE. -- 7. The architect, the painter, and the sculptor -- 8. Henry Hobson Richardson (Architecture) -- John La Farge (Painting; stained glass; theory of art) -- 10. Augustus Saint-Gaudens -- IV. THE VIRGIN AND THE DYNAMO. -- 11. Adams the esthete
Control code
128825
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780814314180
Lccn
72079478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)505127
Label
The circle of Henry Adams : art & artists
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Ernst Scheyer": pages 289-298
  • Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. INTRODUCTION. 1. The Circle and the century (Idealism and realism) -- II. HENRY ADAMS' WRITINGS ON ART AND ARTISTS. -- 2. Harvard and Berlin (First contacts with art; German idealistic philosophy: Hegel) -- 3. London (The Pre-Raphaelites; Art collecting) -- 4. Travels (Europe, America, Africa and Asia; Observations on art; the South Seas and attempts at watercolor) -- 5. Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres (Medieval art as manifestation of the spirit; published sources) -- 6. Other art and artists (Early American art; Contemporary art and artists) -- III. THE ARTISTS OF THE INNER CIRCLE. -- 7. The architect, the painter, and the sculptor -- 8. Henry Hobson Richardson (Architecture) -- John La Farge (Painting; stained glass; theory of art) -- 10. Augustus Saint-Gaudens -- IV. THE VIRGIN AND THE DYNAMO. -- 11. Adams the esthete
Control code
128825
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780814314180
Lccn
72079478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)505127

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