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Author/Artist Hodermarsky, Elisabeth.
Title John La Farge's second paradise : voyages in the South Seas, 1890-1891 / Elisabeth Hodermarsky ; with essays by Henry Adams ... [et al.].
Publisher/Date New Haven, CT : Yale University Art Gallery : in association with Yale University Press, 2010.
Description xvi, 224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 26 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Book Stacks  N6537.L28 A4 2010    NON-REQUESTABLE
Table of Contents
 Director's Forewordvii
 Acknowledgmentsxii
 A Second Paradise: John La Farge's Search for the Sublime in the Twilight of the American Landscape Movement / Elisabeth Hodermarsky1
 Exoticisms in the South Seas: John La Farge and Henry Adams Encounter the Pacific / Elizabeth C. Childs47
 John La Farge's South Seas Sketchbooks: Their Nature and Their Significance / Henry Adams87
 Common Ground: John La Farge and Paul Gauguin in Tahiti / Elizabeth C. Childs121
 Paradise Remembered: The Late Windows of John La Farge / John Stuart Gordon145
 Map174
 Chronology / Anna Arabindan-Kesson177
 Appendix: An Inventory of the South Seas Sketchbooks / Henry Adams190
 Exhibition Checklist210
 Index218
 Photo Credits224
Series Yale University Art Gallery series.
Note "Published in conjunction with the exhibition John La Farge's Second Paradise: Voyages in the South Seas, 1890-1891, organized by the Yale University Art Gallery. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., October 19, 2010-January 2, 2011; Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass., January 22-March 27, 2011."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A second paradise: John La Farge's search for the sublime in the twilight of the American landscape movement / Elisabeth Hodermarsky -- Exoticisms in the South Seas: John La Farge and Henry Adams encounter the Pacific / Elizabeth C. Childs -- John La Farge's South Seas sketchbooks: their nature and their significance / Henry Adams -- Common ground: John La Farge and Paul Gauguin in Tahiti / Elizabeth C. Childs -- Paradise remembered: the late windows of John La Farge / John Stuart Gordon.
LC subject La Farge, John, 1835-1910 -- Exhibitions.
La Farge, John, 1835-1910 -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. -- Exhibitions.
La Farge, John, 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Oceania -- Exhibitions.
Islands of the Pacific -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Oceania -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Local subject Brooklyn Museum object 19.80 Diadem Mountain at Sunset, Tahiti (La Farge, John)
Brooklyn Museum object 26.606 Military Dance in Samoa (La Farge, John)
Brooklyn Museum object 67.234.2 Samoan Lady (La Farge, John)
Other author Adams, Henry, 1949-
Childs, Elizabeth C.
La Farge, John, 1835-1910.
Related corporate bodies Yale University. Art Gallery.
Addison Gallery of American Art.
ISBN 9780300141351 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300141351 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780894679766 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0894679767 (pbk. : alk. paper)
WorldCat no. 526809477

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