New World Visions: American Art and the Metropolitan Museum (1650-1914), Part One (1984)

Genres - Visual Arts  |   Run Time - 58 min.  |  
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Part of a two-tape set exploring the past of American art, this video offers an in-depth exploration of the history of American decorative arts, using the collection of the Metropolitan Museum to illustrate points made by the video's narration. Many facets of American art are investigated including painting, sculpture, and architecture. In this particular episode, viewers explore American art from the 17th century through the landscapes of the Hudson River School.

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art, artist, history, museum, America