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Author/Artist Schwain, Kristin, 1971-
Title Signs of grace : religion and American art in the Gilded Age / Kristin Schwain.
Publisher/Date Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008.
Description xi, 172 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Brooklyn Stacks  N160 R4 Sch9    AVAILABLE
 Frick Book Stacks  115.7 Sch93    AVAILABLE
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Thomas Eakins's clerical portraits and the art of translation13
Ch. 2"A school-master to lead men to Christ" : Henry Ossawa Tanner's Biblical paintings and religious practice42
Ch. 3Art for religion's sake : F. Holland Day and The seven last words of Christ71
Ch. 4The Protestant icons of Abbot Handerson Thayer 
 Notes133
 Bibliography155
 Index169
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-167) and index.
Contents Thomas Eakins's clerical portraits and the art of translation -- "A school-master to lead men to Christ" : Henry Ossawa Tanner's biblical paintings and religious practice -- Art for religion's sake : F. Holland Day and The seven last words of Christ -- The Protestant icons of Abbott Handerson Thayer.
Fund Purchased through The Homeland Fund.
LC subject Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916.
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937.
Day, F. Holland (Fred Holland), 1864-1933.
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921.
Art and religion -- United States.
Art, American -- 19th century.
Art, American -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780801445774 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801445779 (cloth : alk. paper)
WorldCat no. 140102732

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