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Looking close and seeing far Samuel Seymour, Titian Ramsay Peale, and the art of the Long Expedition, 1818-1823 by Kenneth Haltman

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Penn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Seymour, Samuel, -- fl. 1797-1822 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Peale, Titian Ramsay, -- 1799-1885 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • West (U.S.) -- In art

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKenneth Haltman.
GenreIn art.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN8214.5.U6 H26 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16278456M
ISBN 109870271029823
LC Control Number2007014903

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