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- Genre in Landscape
- Idyllic scenes of the frontier
- Work - Fur Traders Descending the Missouri
- Daniel Boon Escorting Settlers Through Cumberland Gap

Bingham

1

- power of his art came from scale and subject
- mountains of the West painted on gigantic canvases
- Typically dark foreground w/ bright light deep in picture

Bierstadt

2

Mostly portraits -- glamorous, lavish
- Madame X

Sargent

3

Painter - Sculptor - illustrator
Rough painting type
Thicker surface
- The Apache

Remington

4

Painter - Sculptor - Illustrator - writer
- Buffalo Hunt

Russell

5

- lithographic prints which captures 19th century everyday life
- they made art available in America
- stimulated an interest in art, painting, drawing, etc.

Currier and Ives

6

Emphasis on formal values -- compostition and arrangement tonal paintings -- shades of one color
- Work - Arrangement in Gray and black

Whistler

7

- Influenced by photography
- Young ppl at play
- Heroism of man's struggle against nature
- Pioneering spirit
- Nature itself -- particularly violence of elements
- Seascapes -- especially storms

Homer