The Civil War and American art /

"The American Civil War was arguably the first modern war. Its grim reality, captured through the new medium of photography, was laid bare. American artists could not approach the conflict with the conventions of European history painting, which glamorized the hero on the battlefield. Instead,...

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Main Author: Harvey, Eleanor Jones.
Corporate Authors: Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian American Art Museum ; New Haven, Connecticut : in association with Yale University Press, [2012]
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Call Number: Oversize N6510 .H37 2012
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