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The Pacific Northwest Landscape: A Painted History

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The striking landscape of the Pacific Northwest has inspired painters to put brush to canvas ever since the first European explorers sailed into local waters. A continuous, robust, and evolving artistic view of the region is represented in the 140 paintings selected for this beautiful book. Never before gathered in a single place, here are Albert Bierstadt, Sydney Laurence, Emily Carr, Mark Tobey, Kenneth Callahan, and George Tsutakawa, among many others — all taking account of the water, sky, mountains, air, and light of the Pacific Northwest. With a probing introduction by Jonathan Raban, this book amounts to a unique and irresistible painted history.

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Synopsis:

Gathering works by Albert Bierstadt, Sydney Laurence, Emily Carr, and others, this beautiful book represents a continuous, robust, and evolving artistic view of the Pacific Northwest. Full color reproductions of 100+ paintings.

About the Author

Kitty Harmon, author of Up to No Good: The Rascally Things Boys Do, was the founding director of Northwest Bookfest. She lives in Seattle.

Jonathan Raban is the author of many award-winning books, most recently Passage to Juneau: A Sea and Its Meanings. He lives in Seattle.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781570612848
Editor:
Harmon, Kitty
Introduction:
Raban, Jonathan
Introduction by:
Raban, Jonathan
Introduction:
Raban, Jonathan
Editor:
Harmon, Kitty
Author:
Harmon, Katherine
Author:
Harmon, Kitty
Publisher:
Sasquatch Books
Location:
Seattle, Wash.
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Northwest, pacific
Subject:
History - American
Subject:
Painting - Other Specific Subjects
Subject:
Landscape painting, American
Subject:
Landscape painters
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - General
Subject:
ART050020
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Subject:
Art
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
# 752
Publication Date:
20010931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
8.82x9.85x1.95 in. 1.24 lbs.

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