Century of Western Art, A: Selections from the Amon Carter Museum

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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Traces the fascinating diversity of visual images that constitute the idea of the American West. Each page features a short biographical sketch and the artwork of one of forty-eight artists including Laura Gilpin, Charles M. Russell, John Mix Stanley, Harry Learned, and Carleton Watkins.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Art of the West
Charles M. Russell
Frederic Remington
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