The Plains States and the West: Art Across America: Two Centuries of Regional Painting, 1710-1920

This book shows how a remarkable number of American men and women were able to make a living from painting - even in the smallest communities - and the astonishing quality of their work. Relates individual experiences of American painters, while placing them in the context of America's western art.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
TRC subject: 
18th Century and Earlier
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art of the West
Art Surveys
TRC format: 
Book