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Marsden Hartley's Maine / Donna M. Cassidy, Elizabeth Finch, Randall R. Griffey ; with contributions by Richard Deming, Isabelle Duvernois, Andrew Gelfand, Rachel Mustalish.

Cassidy, Donna, (author.). Finch, Elizabeth (Elizabeth J.), 1967- (author.). Griffey, Randall R., (author.). Deming, Richard, 1970- (writer of added text.). Duvernois, Isabelle, (writer of added text.). Gelfand, Andrew P., (writer of added text.). Mustalish, Rachel, (writer of added text.). Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943 Paintings. Selections. (Added Author). Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), (host institution,, issuing body.). Colby College. Museum of Art, (host institution.).

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  • ISBN: 9781588396136
  • ISBN: 1588396134
  • Physical Description: 184 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York ; [2017]
  • Distributor: New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press

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General Note: "This catalogue is published in conjunction with "Marsden Hartley's Maine, on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from March 14 through June 18, 2017, and at Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine, from July 8 through November 12, 2017."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-179) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : Marsend Hartley's Maine / Donna M. Cassidy, Elizabeth Finch, Randall R. Griffey -- Becoming 'an American individualist" : the early work of Marsden Hartley / Elizabeth Finch -- The local as cosmopolitan : Marsden Hartley's transnational Maine / Donna M. Cassidy -- An ambivalent prodigal : Marsden Hartley as "the painter from Maine" / Randall R. Griffey -- Hartley and his poetry / Richard Deming -- "The livingness of appearances" : materials and techniques of Marsden Hartley in Maine / Isabelle Duvernois, Rachel Mustalish.
Summary, etc.: Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) was a well-traveled American modernist painter, poet, and essayist, but it is his life-long artistic engagement with his home state of Maine that defines his career. Maine served as a creative springboard, a locus of memory and longing, a refuge, and a means of communion with other artists, such as Winslow Homer, who painted there. This is the first book to look at the artist's complex relationship with the Pine Tree State, providing a nuanced understanding of Hartley's impressive range in over 80 works, from the early Post-Impressionist interpretations of seasonal change to the late depictions of Mount Katahdin, the most dramatic and enduring series in his oeuvre. Exhibition: The Met Breuer, New York, USA (14.03-18.06.2017); Colby College Museum, Waterville, USA (18.07-12.11.2017).
Subject: Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943 > Themes, motives > Exhibitions.
Maine > In art > Exhibtions.

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