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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 Offsite - Request in Advance  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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