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Alfred Stieglitz and the American avant-garde

by William Innes Homer

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Published by Secker and Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946 -- Art patronage.,
    • Stieglitz Circle (Group of artists),
    • Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- United States.,
    • Art, American -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] William Innes Homer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6512.5.S75 H65 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii-xv, 335 p. :
      Number of Pages335
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4283730M
      ISBN 100436200821
      LC Control Number78310186

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Alfred Stieglitz And The American Avant Garde book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Alfred Stieglitz HonFRPS (January 1, – J ) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form.

In addition to his photography, Stieglitz was known for the New York art galleries that he ran in the early part of the 20th century, where he introduced many avant-garde European artists to Born: January 1,Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S. Alfred Stieglitz, (born January 1,Hoboken, New Jersey, U.S.—died JNew York, New York), art dealer, publisher, advocate for the Modernist movement in the arts, and, arguably, the most important photographer of his time.

Early life and work. Stieglitz was the son of Edward Stieglitz, a German Jew who moved to the United States in and went on to make a comfortable. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Alfred Stieglitz: the formative years --Stieglitz, Steichen, and the photo-secession and the arts before the Armory Show --The rise of the American avant-garde: artists of the Stieglitz circle beforeI (Marin, Dove) --The rise of the American avant-garde: artists.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. xiii, pages: 26 cm Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index Alfred Stieglitz: the formative years -- Stieglitz, Steichen, and the photo-secession -- and the arts before the Armory Show -- The rise of the American avant-garde: artists of the Stieglitz circle beforeI (Marin, Dove) -- The rise of the American avant-garde: artists of the Stieglitz circle.

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This was Alfred Stieglitz and the American Avant-Garde by William Innes Homer. Homer, who died inwas a knowledgeable critic of American art who also authored books on Thomas Eakins, Albert Pinkham Ryder and Robert Henri. His expertise was invaluable in this book in evaluating Stieglitz's role in the development of the American avant-garde.

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Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ii-xv, pages: illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 26 cm: Responsibility: William Innes Homer.

Alfred Stieglitz and the American Avant-Garde. Boston: New York Graphic Society, Lowe, Sue Davidson. Stieglitz: A Memoir / Biography. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, Voorhies, James Timothy, ed.

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In addition to his photography, Stieglitz is known for the New York art galleries that he ran in the early part of the 20th century, where he introduced many avant-garde European /5(4). Until a definitive study is written, however, this book will serve as a standard reference, a key source for any discussion of Stieglitz and his role in the emergence of the avant‐garde.

That rigid view gradually transformed over time and avant-garde art became normalized in the New York art world — but this was largely thanks to Stieglitz, who constantly shifted roles at the. Alfred Stieglitz was the most famous photographer in America, and a forceful advocate for advanced art of all kinds, when a nervous year-old Paul Strand brought his photographs to.

See Debra Bricker Balken, Debating American Modernism: Stieglitz, Duchamp, and the New York Avant-Garde (New York: American Federation of Arts in association with D.A.P./ Distributed Art Publishers, ), Book Descriptions: Examines Steiglitz's revolutionary role in the American avant-garde from the turn of the century to Alfred Stieglitz and the American avant-garde by William Innes Homer From reader reviews: Harley Fabry: Book is to be different for every grade.

The avant-garde (/ ˌ æ v ɒ̃ ˈ ɡ ɑːr d /; French: [avɑ̃ɡaʁd]; from French, "advance guard" or "vanguard", literally "fore-guard") are people or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, or society. It is frequently characterized by aesthetic innovation and initial unacceptability.

The avant-garde pushes the boundaries of what is accepted as. Alfred Stieglitz and the American Avant-Garde. New York Graphic Society, Hostetler, Lisa.

“Alfred Stieglitz (–) and American Photography.” In Heilbrunn Stieglitz, Alfred, and Marianne Fulton Margolis, editors. Camera Work: A Pictorial Guide, with Reproductions of All Illustrations and Plates, Fully Indexed.

Dover.See William Innes Homer, Alfred Stieglitz and the American Avant-Garde (Boston, ), Stieglitz to Arthur Dove, 5 November (Alfred Stieglitz/Georgia O’Keeffe Archive, Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven).Reading Alfred Stieglitz: Taking Pictures, Making Painters gave me a fuller understanding of why Alfred Stieglitz holds such a distinguished place in the American artistic pantheon.

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