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The Resource American pantheon : sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol, edited by Donald R. Kennon and Thomas P. Somma

American pantheon : sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol, edited by Donald R. Kennon and Thomas P. Somma

Label
American pantheon : sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol
Title
American pantheon
Title remainder
sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald R. Kennon and Thomas P. Somma
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
725/.11/09753
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA4411
LC item number
.A59 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kennon, Donald R.
  • Somma, Thomas P
Series statement
Perspectives on the art and architectural history of the United States Capitol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
  • Pantheon (Rome, Italy)
  • Public art
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
American pantheon : sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol, edited by Donald R. Kennon and Thomas P. Somma
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pantheon on the Potomac : the architectural evolution of the Capitol rotunda / William C. Allen -- The Italian influence on American political iconography : the United States Capitol as lure and disseminator / Pamela Potter-Hennessey -- A new world pantheon : Italian sculptural contributions in the Capitol rotunda / -- Pamela Potter-Hennessey -- Virtue and virtual reality in John Trumbull's "pantheon" / Irma B. Jaffe -- "Lost in America" : David D'Angers's bronze statue of Thomas Jefferson, 1832-1833 / Thomas P. Somma -- The problem with public art : Henry Kirke Brown's Thinking Negro (1855) from his pedimental design for the United States Capitol / Thomas P. Somma -- Photographing the interior sky: a photographer's view of state capitols / Eric Oxendorf -- Masking slavery in and on the United States Capitol rotunda / Vivien Green Fryd -- Vinnie ream's Lincoln (1871) : the sexual politics of a sculptor's studio / Kirk Savage -- Mythology, allegory, and history: Brumidi's frescoes for the new dome / Barbara A. Wolanin -- Constantino Brumidi as decorator and history painter : an iconographic analysis of two rooms in the United States Capitol / Francis V. O'Connor -- Gender and public space : women and art in the United States Capitol, 1860-2001 / Teresa B. Lachin -- Constantino Brumidi as decorator and history painter: an iconographic analysis of two rooms in the United States Capitol / Francis V. O'Connor -- The United States Capitol rotunda and the decoration of the state capitols, 1870-1930 / Francis V. O'Connor
Control code
ocm53253954
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
viii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780821414422
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022674
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
American pantheon : sculptural and artistic decoration of the United States Capitol, edited by Donald R. Kennon and Thomas P. Somma
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pantheon on the Potomac : the architectural evolution of the Capitol rotunda / William C. Allen -- The Italian influence on American political iconography : the United States Capitol as lure and disseminator / Pamela Potter-Hennessey -- A new world pantheon : Italian sculptural contributions in the Capitol rotunda / -- Pamela Potter-Hennessey -- Virtue and virtual reality in John Trumbull's "pantheon" / Irma B. Jaffe -- "Lost in America" : David D'Angers's bronze statue of Thomas Jefferson, 1832-1833 / Thomas P. Somma -- The problem with public art : Henry Kirke Brown's Thinking Negro (1855) from his pedimental design for the United States Capitol / Thomas P. Somma -- Photographing the interior sky: a photographer's view of state capitols / Eric Oxendorf -- Masking slavery in and on the United States Capitol rotunda / Vivien Green Fryd -- Vinnie ream's Lincoln (1871) : the sexual politics of a sculptor's studio / Kirk Savage -- Mythology, allegory, and history: Brumidi's frescoes for the new dome / Barbara A. Wolanin -- Constantino Brumidi as decorator and history painter : an iconographic analysis of two rooms in the United States Capitol / Francis V. O'Connor -- Gender and public space : women and art in the United States Capitol, 1860-2001 / Teresa B. Lachin -- Constantino Brumidi as decorator and history painter: an iconographic analysis of two rooms in the United States Capitol / Francis V. O'Connor -- The United States Capitol rotunda and the decoration of the state capitols, 1870-1930 / Francis V. O'Connor
Control code
ocm53253954
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
viii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780821414422
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022674
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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