"Celebrate America: 19th Century Paintings from the Manoogian Collection brings to The Dixon Gallery and Gardens 49 works — landscapes, still-lifes, trompe-l'oeil pantings, genre and figure paintings, tonalist and impressionistic works and, finally, pieces from the first decades of the 20th century. These stunning works chronicle the development of American art and document the nation's search for a new American identity at the same time..." (Forward, 9)
Published in conjunction with the exhibition collection of the same name (c. 1999) at The Dixon Gallery and Gardens in Memphis, Tennessee.
Edited by Nicolai Cikovsky, Jr. With essays by Richard A. Manoogian and Richard R. Brettell.
Soft cover. Very good condition. Some scuffing/scratching from normal wear.