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Benjamin West

 (1738 - 1820)
Benjamin West was active/lived in Pennsylvania / United Kingdom, England.  Benjamin West is known for history, allegorical, religious and portrait paintings.

Publications for Benjamin West



287 Miscellaneous Book References for Benjamin West

Year
Author
Title
Pages
Color
2005
AskART.com Inc. -
Dunbier, Lonnie Pierson (Editor)
The Artists Bluebook 34,000 North American Artists to March 2005
479
No
2005
Burgard, Timothy Anglin; Daniell Cornell
Masterworks of American Painting at the De Young (De Young Museum)
573
Yes
2005
Davenport, Ray
Davenport's Art Reference: The Gold Edition
2421
No
2004
American Artists Abroad and Their Inspiration: Selections from the Lyman Allyn Art Museum
64
Yes
2003
Flint Institute of Arts
All American: Paintings and Sculpture from the Collection of the Flint Institute of
(Exhibition catalog)
272
Yes
2002
Beal, Graham
American Beauty: Paintings from Detroit Institute of Arts, 1770-1920
(Exhibition catalog)
128
Yes
2002
Bruce Museum of Arts and Sci.
The Great American Nude
(Exhibition catalog)
68
No
2002
Wilton, Andrew; Tim Barringer
American Sublime: Landscape Painting in the United States 1820-1880
(Exhibition catalog)
284
Yes
2001
Sheets, Georg R
Pennsylvania Heritage: Diversity in Art, Dance, Music, Food and Customs
160
Yes
2000
Frank, Robin Jaffee
Love and Loss: American Portrait and Mourning Miniatures
0
No
2000
Wilner, Eli et al
The Gilded Edge
0
Yes
1999
Editor, Smith College Museum
Masterworks of American Painting and Sculpture from Smith College Museum
307
No
1999
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, Three Volumes
3724
No
1998
Calo, Mary Ann
Critical Issues in American Art A Book of Readings
328
No
1997
Hughes, Robert
American Visions The Epic History of Art in America
635
Yes
1997
Virga, Vincent/Alan Brinkley
Eyes of the Nation A Visual History of the United States
400
Yes
1996
Addison Gallery
Addison Gallery of American Art 65 Years A Selective Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
512
Yes
1996
Barbara and Peter Toohil
Accents on Artists A fact-filled pronunciation guide. Over 800 artist’s names you should know…
363
Yes
1996
Kornhauser, Elizabeth Mankin
American Paintings Before 1945 in the Wadsworth Atheneum (2 Vols)
877
Yes
1995
Adams, H. and Johnson, K.
Made in America Ten Centuries of American Art
192
Yes
1995
Burnham, Patricia/L H Giese
Redefining American History Paintng
409
No
1995
Janson, H W; Dora Jane Janson
History of Art: A Survey of the Major Visual Arts From the Dawn of History to the Present Day
960
Yes
1995
Miles, Ellen G
American Paintings of the Eighteenth Century
(Exhibition catalog)
419
No
1994
Caldwell, John/Oswaldo Roque
American Paintings/Metropolitan Mus V 1, Artists Born by 1815
628
No
1994
Craven, Wayne
American Art History and Culture
687
Yes
1994
Lubin, David M
Picturing a Nation Art and Social Change in 19th Century America
364
Yes
1994
Simpson, Marc
The Rockefeller Collection American Art (at San Francisco Museums Fine Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
315
Yes
1994
Sweetkind, Irene/W H Gerdts
Master Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art
372
Yes
1993
Ayers, William S
Picturing History: American Painting, 1770-1930
(Exhibition catalog)
256
Yes
1993
Eitner, Lorenz (others)
The Drawing Collection Stanford University Museum of Art
418
Yes
1993
Pavese, Edith
American Highlights/Estados Unidos U S History in Notable Works of Art
160
Yes
1993
Reed, Sue Welsh/Carol Troyen
Awash in Color Homer, Sargent and the Great American Watercolor
(Exhibition catalog)
266
Yes
1993
Ward, Roger and Patricia J Fidler (Compilers and Editors)
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art A Handbook of the Collection
414
Yes
1992
Adams, Henry (others)
American Drawings and Watercolors from the Kansas City Region
(Exhibition catalog)
495
Yes
1992
Danly, Susan
Facing the Past 19th Century Portraits from Pennsylvania Academy
104
Yes
1992
Gaehtgens, Thomas W (editor)
American Icons
390
No
1992
Kammen, Michael
Meadows of Memory Images of Time & Tradition in American Art & Culture
192
No
1992
National Gallery of Art
American Paintings An Illustrated Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
545
No
1992
Prown, Jules; Nancy Anderson, William Cronon
Discovered Lands Invented Pasts Transforming Visions of the American West
217
Yes
1992
Stebbins, Theodore E
The Lure of Italy American Artists and the Italian Experience
(Exhibition catalog)
470
Yes
1992
Strazdes, Diana
American Paintings and Sculpture to 1945 in the Carnegie Museum of Art
511
Yes
1991
Cleveland Museum of Art
Cleveland Museum of Art Handbook (of the Collection)
161
No
1991
Detroit Institute of the Arts
American Paintings in the Detroit Institute of Arts (vol 1)
340
Yes
1991
Fort, Ilene/Michael Quick
American Art A Catalogue/Los Angeles County
510
Yes
1991
Miller, Lillian B/David C Ward
Charles Willson Peale New Perspectives/250th Anniversary Celebration
317
No
1991
Pennsylvania Academy
Telling Tales 19th Century Narrative Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
100
Yes
1991
Philbrook Museum of Art
Philbrook Museum of Art Handbook to the Collections
250
Yes
1990
Axelrod, Alan
Art of the Golden West
418
Yes
1990
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
The Annual Exhibition Record of the Art Institute of Chicago
(Exhibition catalog)
1117
No
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: New England, New York, Mid-Atlantic (Volume One)
421
Yes
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: The South, Near Midwest (Volume Two)
396
Yes
1990
Gerdts, William H
Art Across America: The Far Midwest, Rocky Mountain West, Southwest, Pacific Volume Three
396
Yes
1990
Goddard, Donald; Robert Rosenblum (Intro)
American Painting
319
Yes
1990
Leavitt, Thomas (Intro); Richard Schwartz; Frank H.T. Rhodes
Cornell Collects: A Celebration of American Art from the Collections of Alumni and Friends, Cornell University
(Exhibition catalog)
196
Yes
1989
Bloch, E Maurice
Faces and Figures in American Drawings
(Exhibition catalog)
99
No
1989
Falk, Peter Hastings
Annual Exhibition Record, 1876-1913, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
(Exhibition catalog)
612
No
1989
Fresella-Lee, Nancy
The American Paintings (in the) Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art
222
Yes
1989
Kushner, Marilyn; Alejandro Anreus, et all
Three Hundred Years of American Painting: Montclair Art Museum Collection
200
Yes
1989
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art Handbook of the Collections
198
Yes
1989
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Look Away: Reality and Sentiment in Southern Art
200
Yes
1989
Simpson, Marc (Mills, Saville)
The American Canvas/Paintings from Collection Fine Art Museum, San Fran
254
Yes
1989
Staley, Allen/Arnold Lehman
Benjamin West American Painter at the English Court
(Exhibition catalog)
119
Yes
1989
Trenton, Patricia/P T Houlihan
Native Americans Five Centuries of Changing Images
304
Yes
1988
Columbus Museum of Art
The American Collections Columbus Museum of Art
271
Yes
1988
Danly, Susan
American Drawings and Watercolors From the Huntington Collections
42
Yes
1988
Falk, Peter Hastings
Dictionary of Signatures & Monogram
556
No
1988
Falk, Peter Hastings
Annual Exhibition Record, 1807-1870, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
(Exhibition catalog)
472
No
1988
Gerdts, William & Thistlewaite
Grand Illusions History Painting in America
174
No
1988
Geske, Norman and Karen O. Janovy
The American Painting Collection of the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery
376
Yes
1988
Lipshultz, Sandra LaWall
Selected Works Minneapolis Institute of Arts
269
Yes
1988
Scully, Vincent
New World Visions of Household Gods and Sacred Places American Art, 1650-1914
183
Yes
1988
Thrapp, Dan L
Encyclopedia of Frontier Biography Volume Three (P-Z)
597
No
1988
Vlach, John Michael
Plain Painters Making Sense of American Folk Art
206
Yes
1988
Ward, Meredith (essay)
Adventure and Inspiration American Artists in Other Lands
(Exhibition catalog)
172
Yes
1988
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces (revised) from the National Gallery of Art
208
Yes
1988
Wooden, Howard E
Collected Essays on 101 Art Works From the Permanent Collection, Wichita Art Musem
212
No
1987
Barter, Judith A; Eugene R. Gaddis (Intro)
American Drawings and Watercolors from the Wadsworth Atheneum
94
Yes
1987
Neff, Terry (editor)
A Proud Heritage Two Centuries of American Art
300
Yes
1987
Simon, Robin
The Portrait in Britain and America with Biographical Dictionary of Portraitists 1680-1914
255
Yes
1986
Baur, John I.H.
The Figure in American Art 1764-1983 Three Simultaneous Exhibitions: Kennedy Galleries
(Exhibition catalog)
72
Yes
1986
Chetham, Charles; David Grose
A Guide to the Collections: Smith College Museum of Art
312
Yes
1986
Finch, Christopher
American Watercolors
312
Yes
1986
Goetzmann, William H; William N. Goetzmann
The West of the Imagination
457
Yes
1986
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Masterpiece Paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
148
Yes
1986
Opitz, Glenn B (editor)
Mantle Fielding's Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
1081
No
1986
Richardson, Edgar P
American Paintings and Related Pictures in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum
157
Yes
1986
Salinger, Margaretta
Masterpieces of American Painting The Metropolitan Museum of Art
200
Yes
1986
Von Erffa, Helmut & A Staley
The Paintings of Benjamin West
606
Yes
1986
Zellman, Michael David
300 Years of American Art (two volumes)
1102
Yes
1985
Abrams, Ann Uhry
The Valiant Hero Benjamin West and Grand Style History Painting
256
Yes
1985
Adams, Henry; John Caldwell, John Lane et all
American Drawings and Watercolors In The Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute
(Exhibition catalog)
314
Yes
1985
Kloss, William/C C Eldredge
Treasures from the National Museu of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
254
Yes
1985
Smithsonian Institution
National Portrait Gallery Collection Illustrated Checklist
461
No
1984
Adams, Henry
25th Anniversary Exhibition Selected American Paintings
(Exhibition catalog)
120
No
1984
Baigell, Mathew
American Painting and Sculpture A Concise History
420
No
1984
Deak, Gloria-Gilda
Kennedy Galleries Profiles of American Artists
288
No
1984
Hassrick, Peter H
Treasures of the Old West Thomas Gilcrease Institute
127
Yes
1984
Walker, John
National Gallery of Art, Washington New and Revised Edition
(Exhibition catalog)
606
Yes
1983
Brown, Milton W
100 Masterpieces of American Painting from Public Collections Washington D C
240
Yes
1983
Davidson, Marshall
The Drawing of America Eyewitnesses to History
256
Yes
1983
Johnston, Sona K
American Painting 1750-1900 from the Baltimore Museum of Art
187
Yes
1983
Ministere de la Culture
Un Nouveau Monde chefs-d'ouvre de la peinture americaine 1760-1910
(Exhibition catalog)
378
Yes
1983
National Academy of Design
Artists by Themselves Artist's Portrait's from the National Academy of Design
(Exhibition catalog)
175
Yes
1983
Pressly, Nancy L
Revealed Religion Benjamin West's Commissions
(Exhibition catalog)
74
No
1983
Stebbins, Theodore E; Pierre Rosenberg, H. Barbara Weinberg (essays)
A New World Masterpieces of American Painting 1760-1910
(Exhibition catalog)
351
Yes
1982
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
American Art from the Colonial and Federal Periods
100
Yes
1982
Koke, Richard J
American Landscape/Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society (3 vols)
1243
No
1982
Richardson, Edgar P (others)
Charles Willson Peale and His Work
(Exhibition catalog)
272
Yes
1982
Soria, Regina
Dictionary of 19th Century American Artists in Italy (1760-1940)
332
No
1982
Stebbins, Theodore/G Gorokhoff
American Paintings at Yale University: An illustrated Checklist
(Exhibition catalog)
213
No
1982
Trapp, Kenneth R
Celebrate Cincinnati Art
89
No
1982
Wolf, Bryan Jay
Romantic Re-Vision Culture and Consciousness in 19th-Century Painting
272
No
1981
Canaday, John
Mainstreams of Modern Art (2nd Edition)
484
Yes
1981
Gerdts, William H
The Art of Healing, Medicine and Science in American Art (Birmingham Museum of Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
120
Yes
1981
Mead, Katherine Harper (Editor)
The Preston Morton Collection of American Art (Santa Barbara Museum of Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
272
Yes
1981
Newark Museum
American Art in the Newark Museum Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture
431
Yes
1981
Quick, Michael; William H Gerdts
American Portraiture in the Grand Manner 1720-1920
(Exhibition catalog)
228
Yes
1981
Rugoff, Milton
The Britannica Encyclopedia of American Art
669
Yes
1981
Smith, Alistair (intro)
Larousse Dictionary of Painters (Americans included in world listing)
467
Yes
1981
Williams, William James
A Heritage of American Paintings From the National Gallery of Art
256
Yes
1980
Evans, Dorinda
Benjamin West and His American Students
(Exhibition catalog)
202
No
1980
Galleries, Hirschl and Adler
American Art from the Gallery's Collection October 4 - 25, 1980
112
Yes
1980
Janson, Anthony/A Ian Fraser
100 Masterpieces of Painting Indianapolis Museum of Art
295
Yes
1980
Perkins, Robert/Wm J Gavin III
The Boston Athenaeum Art Exhibition Index 1827-1874
(Exhibition catalog)
325
Yes
1980
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art
180
Yes
1979
Baigell, Mathew
Dictionary of American Art
390
No
1979
Bishop, Robert
Folk Painters of America
255
Yes
1979
Brooklyn Museum
American Paintings/Brooklyn Museum Complete Illustrated Listing of Works
133
Yes
1979
Brown, Milton W (others)
American Art Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Decorative Arts
616
Yes
1979
Karpel, Bernard/Ruth Spiegel
Arts in America/A Bibliography Volume 2 (Painting and Graphics)
736
No
1979
Mint Museum
American Paintings The Landon Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
83
Yes
1979
Myers, Fred
The Treasures of Gilcrease (Tulsa OK)
106
Yes
1979
Strickler, Susan (Catalogue); William Hutton (Editor)
The Toledo Museum of Art American Paintings
227
Yes
1979
Taylor, Joshua C
The Fine Arts in America
264
No
1979
Teitz, Richard Stuart
American Art from the Collection of the Worcester Art Museum
118
No
1978
Alberts, Robert C
Benjamin West A Biography
573
No
1978
Davidson, Abraham A
The Eccentrics and Other American Visionary Painters
203
Yes
1978
Getlein, Frank
The Lure of the Great West
352
Yes
1978
Lipman, Jean/Richard Marshall
Art About Art
176
Yes
1978
Mathey, Francois
American Realism
192
No
1978
Spencer Museum of Art
Spencer Museum of Art Handbook of the Collection
168
Yes
1978
William Rockhill Nelson G of A
Kaleidoscope of American Painting: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century
(Exhibition catalog)
72
Yes
1978
Williams, Herman Warner Jr
Mirror to the American Past A Survey of American Genre Painting 1750-1900
248
Yes
1977
Brown, Milton W
American Art to 1900 Painting, Sculpture, Architecture
631
Yes
1977
Dillenberger, John
Benjamin West The Context of His Life's Work
238
No
1977
Gamble, Kathryn (Foreward); Thomas Hoving, William Gerdts, Lloyd Goodrich
The American Painting Collection of the Montclair Art Museum
268
Yes
1977
Norman, Geraldine
Nineteenth-Century Painters and Painting/A Dictionary
240
Yes
1977
Prown, Jules David; John Walker (Intro)
American Painting From Its Beginnings to the Armory Show
133
Yes
1977
Prown, Jules/Barbara Rose
American Painting From the Colonial Period to the Present
277
Yes
1977
Shepard, Lewis A; David Paley, Frank Trapp
American Art at Amherst: A Summary Catalogue of the Collection At the Mead Art Gallery Amherst College
(Exhibition catalog)
252
Yes
1976
Anderson, Dennis R (Introductory Essay)
Three Hundred Years of American Art In The Chrysler Museum
(Exhibition catalog)
270
Yes
1976
Boyle, Richard (Prefac); Frank Goodyear, Jr.; Louise Lippincott, et all
In This Academy: The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1805-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
322
Yes
1976
Flower, Dean/Francis Murphy
American Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings (A Catalogue to 1923)
119
No
1976
Lipman, Jean/Helen M Franc
Bright Stars: American Painting and Sculpture Since1776
208
Yes
1976
Marcus, George H. (Editor)
Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art Philadelphia Museum of Art
(Exhibition catalog)
166
Yes
1976
Montgomery, Charles/Pat Kane
American Art: 1750-1800 Towards Independence
(Exhibition catalog)
320
Yes
1976
Ross, Barbara T
American Drawings In the Art Museum, Princeton University
132
No
1976
Samuels, Peggy and Harold
The Illustrated Biographical Encyclopedia of Artists of the American West
549
No
1976
Stebbins, Theodore E
American Master Drawings and Watercolors A History of Works on Paper
464
Yes
1976
Taylor, Joshua C
200 Jahre Amerikanische Malerei 1776-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
140
Yes
1976
Tracy, Berry and Howat, John
A Bicentennial Treasury American Masterpieces from the Metropolitan
82
Yes
1975
Buckley, Charles E
The Saint Louis Art Museum Handbook of Collections
377
Yes
1975
Hawkes, Elizabeth H (Curator and Essay)
American Painting and Sculpture: Delaware Art Museum
182
Yes
1975
Howat, John K/Natalie Spassky
The Heritage of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
237
Yes
1975
Kraemer, Ruth
Drawings by Benjamin West and His Son, Raphael Lamar West
104
Yes
1975
Mason, Lauris/Joan Ludman
Print Reference Sources Bibliography 18th-20th Centuries
246
No
1975
Smith, Bradley
The U S A A History in Art
296
Yes
1975
Snyder, Martin P
City of Independence Views of Philadelphia Before 1800
304
Yes
1975
Steadman, William E
First Flowers of Our Wilderness (University of Arizona Museum of Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
143
Yes
1975
Stein, Roger B
Seascape and the American Imagination
(Exhibition catalog)
144
Yes
1975
Taylor, Joshua C
To See Is To Think: Looking at American Art
117
Yes
1974
Davidson, Abraham A
The Story of American Painting
168
Yes
1974
Gerdts, William H
The Great American Nude A History in Art
224
Yes
1974
Gidley, Mick
Catalogue of American Paintings in British Public Collections
58
No
1974
Hoopes, Donelson/Nancy Moure
American Narrative Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
192
Yes
1974
Parry, Ellwood
The Indian and the Black Man The Image in American Art
189
No
1974
Van Devanter, Ann, et al
American Self Portraits 1670-1973
(Exhibition catalog)
245
Yes
1974
Woolfenden, William E. (Foreward); Garmett McCoy (Intro)
From Reliable Sources, Archives of American Art An Exhibition of Letters from the Smithsonian Instituteion
(Exhibition catalog)
56
No
1973
Bennett, Ian
A History of American Painting
240
Yes
1973
Carnegie Institute
Catalogue of Painting Collection Museum of Art
196
Yes
1973
Davidson, Marshall
The Artist's America American Heritage History of
416
Yes
1973
McClanathan, Richard
Art in America A Brief History
216
Yes
1973
Mendelowitz, Daniel M
A History of American Art
662
No
1973
Robinson, Franklin W
One Hundred Master Drawings from New England Private Collections
219
No
1973
University of Kansas Museum
American Drawings and Watercolors
80
No
1973
Wilmerding, John
The Genius of American Painting
352
Yes
1972
Dickson, Harold E
Masterworks by Pennsylvania Painters in Pennsylvania Collections
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1972
Dillenberger, Jane/J C Taylor
The Hand and Spirit Religious Art in America 1700-1900
(Exhibition catalog)
192
Yes
1972
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard
American Art at Harvard
(Exhibition catalog)
188
No
1972
Neilson, Katharine B
Selected Paintings and Sculpture from the Yale University Art Gallery
343
Yes
1972
Price, Vincent
The Vincent Price Treasury of American Art
320
Yes
1972
Wunderlich, Rudolf G; Lawrence A. Fleischman
American Masters, 18th and 19th Centuries Kennedy Galleries
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1971
Baigell, Mathew
A History of American Painting
288
Yes
1971
Bell, David
Praeger Encyclopedia of Art (4 volumes)
2139
Yes
1971
Graham, F Lanier
Three Centuries of American Painting: From the Collections of M H deYoung Museum and Palace of Legion of Honor
111
Yes
1971
Quimby, Ian M G (editor)
American Painting to 1776 A Reappraisal
381
No
1970
Bolton, Theodore
Early American Portrait Draughtsmen in Crayons
111
No
1970
Flexner, James Thomas
Nineteenth Century American Painting
256
No
1970
Lester, C Edwards
The Artists of America A Series of Biographical Sketches
257
No
1970
Lynes, Russell
The Art Makers of Nineteenth Century America
514
No
1970
Marlor, Clark S
The History of the Brooklyn Art Association with Index of Exhibitions
(Exhibition catalog)
0
No
1970
Maytham, Thomas N
Great American Paintings from the Boston and Metropolitan Museums
(Exhibition catalog)
160
Yes
1970
Myers, Bernard S (editor)
Encyclopedia of Painting (Painters of the World...etc)
511
Yes
1970
Prown, Jules/John Walker
American Painting From Its Beginnings to the Armory Show
145
Yes
1970
Ray, Frederick E
O! Say Can You See The Story of America through Great Paintings
189
Yes
1970
Weinhardt, Carl J Jr (editor)
Indianapolis Museum of Art Catalogue of American Paintings
166
No
1969
Canaday, John
The Lives of the Painters in Four Volumes
1520
Yes
1969
Flexner, James Thomas
History of American Painting 1760-1835 The Light of Distant Skies
307
No
1969
Garrett, Wendell (others)
The Arts in America The Nineteenth Century
412
No
1969
Myron, Robert/Abner Sundell
Art In America From Colonial Days Through the Nineteenth Century
186
No
1969
Novak, Barbara
American Painting of the Nineteenth Century
350
Yes
1969
Rathbone, Perry Townsend (Ed)
American Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Two Volumes)
600
Yes
1969
Stewart, Robert G
A Nineteenth Century Gallery of Distinguished Americans
93
No
1968
Dickson, Harold E
Arts of the Young Republic The Age of William Dunlap
(Exhibition catalog)
234
No
1968
Kennedy Galleries
The American Artist Abroad
(Exhibition catalog)
75
Yes
1968
McLanathan, Richard
The American Tradition in the Arts
492
No
1968
Norman, Jane & Theodore
Traveler's Guide to American Art
436
No
1968
Townsend, Benjamin (others)
This New Man A Discourse in Portraits
(Exhibition catalog)
217
Yes
1968
Wilmerding, John
History of American Marine Painting
179
Yes
1968
Wilmerding, John
American Marine Painting (2nd Edition)
204
Yes
1967
Artist in America, Editors
The Artist in America
256
Yes
1967
Flexner, James Thomas
America's Old Masters
365
No
1967
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
American Paintings for Public and Private Collections
52
Yes
1967
Oliver, Andrew
The Adams Papers Portraits of John and Abigail Adams
284
No
1966
Green, Samuel M
American Art A Historical Survey
706
No
1966
Harris, Neil
The Artist in American Society The Formative Years
432
No
1966
Kalamazoo Art Center
Paintings by American Masters Fifth Anniversary Exhibition
(Exhibition catalog)
18
No
1966
Larkin, Oliver W
Art and Life in America Revised and Enlarged Edition
559
Yes
1966
Los Angeles County Museum
American Paintings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art
143
Yes
1966
North Carolina Museum of Art
American Paintings to 1900 Catalogue of Paintings, Vol 1
118
Yes
1966
Wright, Louis (others)
The Arts in America Colonial Period
368
No
1965
Burroughs, Alan
Limners and Likenesses
246
No
1965
Gardner, Albert and S Field
American Paintings V 1, Catalog, Metropolitan Museum
284
No
1965
Goldman, Eric F.; Tracy Atkinson
The Beauty of America in Great American Art (Country Beautiful Foundation)
162
Yes
1965
Hayes, Bartlett H Jr
American Drawings: Drawings of the Masters
141
Yes
1965
Richardson, Edgar P
Painting in America From 1502 to the Present
456
Yes
1964
Hagen, Oskar
The Birth of the American Tradition in Art
159
No
1963
Freedgood, Lillian
Great Artists of America
254
Yes
1963
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Four Centuries of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
68
No
1963
Richardson, Edgar P
A Short History of Painting in America
347
Yes
1963
Walker, John
National Gallery of Art, Washington
347
Yes
1962
Hirsch, Richard
The World of Benjamin West
(Exhibition catalog)
192
No
1961
Art Institute of Chicago
Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago/A Catalogue of the Collection
490
Yes
1961
Rorimer, James/JohnWalker
101 Masterpieces of Primitive American Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
159
Yes
1960
Bizardell, Yvon
American Painters in Paris
177
Yes
1959
Evans, Grose
Benjamin West And the Taste of His Times
208
No
1957
Eliot, Alexander
Three Hundred Years of American Painting
318
Yes
1956
Arizona State College
Arizona State College Collection American Art
108
No
1956
King, Edward S/Marvin C Ross
Walters Art Gallery Catalogue of the American Works of Art
(Exhibition catalog)
63
No
1955
Hayes, Bartlett H Jr
The Naked Truth and Personal Vision The Length of the Artistic Road (Addison Gallery)
(Exhibition catalog)
112
Yes
1955
Myers, Bernard
Encyclopedia of Painting
511
Yes
1955
Pennsylvania Academy
One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition 1955
(Exhibition catalog)
153
No
1954
Arizona State University
The Arizona State College Collection of American Art
110
No
1950
Barker, Virgil
American Painting History and Interpretation
715
No
1950
U S National Capital S C
American Processional 1492-1900 (Sesquicentenial Commission)
(Exhibition catalog)
270
No
1949
Art Institute of Chicago
From Colony to Nation (Exhibition US works to War of 1812)
(Exhibition catalog)
140
No
1949
Ford, Alice
Pictorial Folk Art New England to California
172
Yes
1948
Gardner, Helen
Art Through the Ages (Third Edition)
851
Yes
1947
Flexner, James Thomas
History of American Painting: First Flowers of Our Wilderness: The Colonial Period (Volume One)
368
Yes
1947
Slatkin, Charles/R Schoolman
Treasury of American Drawings
176
No
1943
Soby, James Thrall/D C Miller
Romantic Painting in America
(Exhibition catalog)
144
No
1943
Walker, John; James MacGill
Great American Paintings from Smibert to Bellows, 1729-1924 (National Gallery of Art)
112
Yes
1941
New York Historical Society
American Portraits Catalogue of Portraits in Oil, Miniature, Sculptures
367
No
1941
Saint-Gaudens, Homer
The American Artist and His Times
332
No
1940
Carnegie Institute
Survey of American Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
320
No
1939
Boswell, Peyton Jr
Modern American Painting
207
Yes
1939
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Life in America Exhibition Paintings/New York World's Fair
(Exhibition catalog)
230
No
1938
Kimball, Fiske/Henri Marceau
Benjamin West 1738-1820
(Exhibition catalog)
80
No
1937
Caffin, Charles H
The Story of American Painting The Evolution of Painting in America
396
No
1936
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
The Main Currents in the Development of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
80
No
1935
De Young Memorial Museum
Exhibition of American Painting
(Exhibition catalog)
120
No
1935
Mallett, Daniel Trowbridge
Index of Artists: International-Biographical Two Volumes: Includes 1940 Index
1130
No
1933
Harshe, Robert (Introduction)
A Century of Progress Exhibition of Paintings & Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago
(Exhibition catalog)
215
No
1932
Hartmann, Sadekichi
A History of American Painting Revised Edition, Two Volumes in One
363
No
1931
Barker, Virgil
A Critical Introduction to American Painting
52
No
1931
Neuhaus, Eugen
The History and Ideals of American Art
444
No
1927
Isham, Samuel
The History of American Painting (supplemental chapters by Royal Cortissoz)
608
No
1923
McSpadden, J Walker
Famous Painters of America
418
No
1922
Kelby, William
Notes on American Artists 1754-1820 Portraits & Sculpture in New York Hist Society
80
Yes
1921
Bryant, Lorinda Munson
American Pictures & their Painters
307
No
1918
Dunlap, William
A History of the Rise and Progress of the Arts of Design in the United States (Revised edition from 1834)
418
No
1918
Ehrich Galleries
One Hundred Early American Paintings
176
No
1917
Guthrie, Anna Lorraine
American Art A Study Outline
63
No
1900
Jackson, Henry E
Benjamin West His Life and Work
140
No
1898
Hoyt, Deristhe L.
The World's Painters and Their Pictures
272
No
1879
Benjamin, Samuel Greene Wheele
Art in America a Critical and Historical Sketch
214
No
1820
Galt, John (N Wright intro)
Benjamin West, Esq Life Studies and Works
251
No


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