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07-27-2007, 04:59 AM
currently there is an exhibition in the "Staatsgalerie"
in Stuttgart(Germany) with original Paintings from
Frederic Edwin Church
and some others great Painters from the Hudson River School!
A "must see" for every Mattepainter!
greetings from germany
07-27-2007, 06:31 AM
Wow! I'd love to see that. Anyone recommend any good books for hudson river school - lots of pics - need some inspiration. : )
07-27-2007, 08:33 AM
Ironically one of the painters is called 'Thomas Cole '...
There's a couple of book s on Amazon. Let me know if anyone has an opinion on them as I'm also looking to buy one.
07-27-2007, 09:13 AM
hello it's me
07-27-2007, 10:01 AM
I have a few books on these guys...
one of my favorites is called "American Sublime"
http://www.amazon.com/American-Sublime- ... 286&sr=8-1 (http://www.amazon.com/American-Sublime-Landscape-Painting-1820-1880/dp/0691115567/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/002-6650646-4280835?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1185555286&sr=8-1)
guess it's out of print now, though... a bit pricey ;)
I also have the "Frederic Church" by John K. Howat. Like that alot too.
http://www.amazon.com/Frederic-Church-J ... 286&sr=8-1 (http://www.amazon.com/Frederic-Church-John-K-Howat/dp/0300109881/ref=pd_sim_b_5/002-6650646-4280835?ie=UTF8&qid=1185555286&sr=8-1)
12-31-2007, 12:02 AM
hmm that last one from Frederic Church seems afforable
might concider it...
I was about to get one of these
Albert Bierstadt (Paperback)
http://www.amazon.com/Albert-Bierstadt- ... 0823004937 (http://www.amazon.com/Albert-Bierstadt-Famous-Matthew-Baigell/dp/0823004937)
Thomas Moran ( Hardcover )
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/030007 ... 0300073259 (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0300073259/ref=pd_luc_0000402311382020300073259)
Different Views in Hudson River School Painting (Hardcover)
http://www.amazon.com/Different-Views-H ... m_b_img_10 (http://www.amazon.com/Different-Views-Hudson-School-Painting/dp/0231138202/ref=pd_sim_b_img_10)
Hudson River School Visions: The Landscapes of Sanford R. Gifford (Hardcover)
http://www.amazon.com/Hudson-River-Scho ... im_b_img_1 (http://www.amazon.com/Hudson-River-School-Visions-Landscapes/dp/0300101848/ref=pd_sim_b_img_1)
any tips ?
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