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Shaping the body politic : art and political formation in early America / edited by Maurie D. McInnis and Louis P. Nelson.

Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2011.
Series:
Thomas Jefferson Foundation distinguished lecture series.
Thomas Jefferson Foundation distinguished lecture series
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 313 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Art -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses.
Art -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Art, American -- 18th century.
Art, American -- 19th century.
United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865 -- Congresses.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Congresses.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Political and social views -- Congresses.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Influence -- Congresses.
Politics and culture -- United States -- History -- 18th century -- Congresses.
Politics and culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Contents:
Patience Wright's transatlantic bodies / Wendy Bellion
A quiet years' clash over art, painters, and publics / David Steinberg
The American republic joins the British global landscape / John E. Crowley
Revisiting Cincinnatus : Houdon's George Washington / Maurie D. McInnis
Gilbert Stuart's presidential imaginary / Paul Staiti
Mr. Jefferson as museum maker / Roger B. Stein
"The Limner" : Harry Croswell, newspaper politics, and the portraitist as a public figure in the early republic / Susan Rather
Ideologies of the ordinary and the urban domestic landscape / Bernard L. Herman.
Notes:
Papers from a symposium held April 21-22, 2006 at University of Virginia as part of biennial Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation distinguished lecture series.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Perkins Architectural Rare Book Fund.
Contributor:
McInnis, Maurie Dee.
Nelson, Louis P.
Perkins Architectural Rare Book Fund.
ISBN:
0813931029
Publisher no.:
99948260992
Web link:
The Perkins Architectural Rare Book Fund Home Page
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