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Author Adams, Henry, 1949-

Title Eakins revealed [electronic resource] : the secret life of an American artist / Henry Adams.

Imprint Oxford [England] ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 583 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [537]-558) and index.
Contents Preface: Riddles -- Part I. The Eakins legacy. Within the walls -- The perfect crime -- The loin cloth scandal -- Family quarrels -- The death of Ella Crowell -- The insanity of Lillian Hammitt -- Explanations and enigmas -- Analyzing Eakins -- Part II. Life and art. An American in Paris -- All in the family -- Turning the stake -- The Gross clinic -- William Rush and his model -- A fine old row -- Naked in Arcadia -- Swimming -- Conversations with the dead -- Inflicting pain -- Part III. The case of Thomas Eakins. Love of looking -- The greatest American artist.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916.
Artists -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0195156684 (alk. paper)

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