Maine A Legacy in Painting 1830 to the Present
Essay: Bruce W. Chambers, Ph.D.
Publisher/Date: Spanierman Gallery (c. 2005) Exhibition Catalogue
Format/Condition: New pictorial hardcover book in Near Fine condition: top corner lightly bumped. Dimensions: 11.8 x 9 x 0.5 inches. 108 pages. Lavishly illustrated in color.
Description: This catalogue was published in conjunction with a benefit exhibition for the Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine. October 11-November 9, 2005. It showcases a variety of art that Maine has inspired, particularly on Monhegan Island. Eighty-nine works are described and illustrated in color. Includes an essay by Bruce W. Chambers.
The book features works by artists such as George Bellows, Charles Codman, Davey Randall, Joseph Davol, Sears Gallagher, Alan Gussow, Marsden Hartley, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, John Henry Hill, Emil Eugen Holzhauer, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper, Eric Hudson, Rockwell Kent, Fitz Henry Lane, Ann Lofquist, John Marin, Margaret J. Patterson, Fairfield Porter, Peter Poskas, Edward Henry Potthast, Carl Sprinchorn, William Starkweather, Alice Kent Stoddard, Annie Gooding Sykes, Max Weber, Andrew Winter, Andrew Wyeth, Jamie Wyeth, Newell Convers Wyeth, Marguerite Zorach, William Zorach, and more.
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