Robert S. Duncanson, 19th century Black romantic painter by James Dallas Parks

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  • Duncanson, Robert S., 1821-1872.,
  • Painters -- United States -- Biography.,
  • African American painters -- Biography.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementby James Dallas Parks.
SeriesThe Sigma Pi Phi series
LC ClassificationsND237.D77 P3
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4122836M
LC Control Number80069976

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Touted at one point as the “best landscape painter in the West,” he was the first black artist to receive international recognition for his self-taught works.

Robert S. Duncanson: 19th c. Black Romantic Painter. Washington, DC.: Associated Publishers, Note: Robert Seldon Duncanson, who is often mistakenly called Robert Scott Duncanson, was a premier American landscape painter also known in Canada, England, and Scotland for his artistic talent.

And, our subject, Robert S. Duncanson Robert S. Duncanson ( – Decem ) was a self-taught landscape painter who spent a significant period of his career based in Cincinati, Ohio and traveled to sketch the American landscape.

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Duncanson's grandfather and his parents are recorded as being born in Virginia. This early biographical information was originally published in my book, The Emergence of the African-American Art: Robert S.

Duncanson, ­ Columbia and London: The University of Missouri Press, ), pp. Robert S. Duncanson: An Antebellum African American Artist is the first New York City survey of rarely-seen paintings by the nineteenth-century pioneer landscape artist. Curated by renowned Duncanson scholar, Joseph D.

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Duncanson is discussed: luminism: as George Loring Brown and Robert S. Duncanson adopted certain characteristics of the luminists and therefore are sometimes classified with them. Many untrained, or naive, painters, especially those of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, were influenced by elements of luminism such as its hard linearism, depth, and clear.

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Allan Edson. Allan Edson () was a pupil of African American Hudson River School painter Robert Duncanson. He was a co-founder of both the Montreal-based Society of Canadian Artists in and the Ontario Society of Artists in “Duncanson’s painting and its assimilationist objectives have elicited differing opinions from critics.

One early writer severely criticized the work, citing the crude rendering and the common, even stereotypical, quality of the black protagonist. The following is a list of painters in the Hudson River School, a midth-century American art movement was led by a group of landscape painters whose aesthetic vision was influenced by of these artists are also considered luminists, a related movement in midth-century American painting that was characterized in the twentieth s: List of artists, Charles Baker, William Bliss Baker.

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Pages in category "19th-century American painters". Robert S. Duncanson (­) painted the suite of eight landscape murals and two overdoor floral vignettes in the Museum's foyer in aboutwhen it was the private home of Nicholas Longworth.

This commission launched the young artist's career and set him on the path to becoming the first African American artist to achieve an.

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Robert S. Duncanson (), working in Cincinnati, Ohio, as well as in Michigan, is noted for his dreamy, pastoral scenes that recalled Hudson River aesthetics. These artists' works were indistinguishable from those of their.

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