Art and Life on the Upper Mississippi 1890-1915
ISBN10: 0874135605 ISBN13: 9780874135602 Publisher: Univ of Delaware Pr Published: Jun 1 1994 Weight: 4.35lbs. Height: 12.50" Width: 9.50" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
This work examines advances in architecture, design, and painting in a region now recognized for its contribution to the Arts and Crafts and Prairie School movements. The work of many well-known American artists is featured, including the architects Cass Gilbert, Harvey Ellis, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Purcell and Elmslie, ceramicist Ernest Batchelder, and the painters Homer Dodge Martin and Alexander Fournier. Illustrated.