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Landscape Meditations: An Artists Guide to Exploring Themes in Landscape Painting
Landscape Meditations: An Artists Guide to Exploring Themes in Landscape Painting by Elizabeth Mowry 0823026027 9780823026029
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Landscape Meditations: An Artists Guide to Exploring Themes in Landscape Painting by Elizabeth Mowry

Throughout the history of landscape painting, artists have used the singularandscape subject as a common exercise to explore the multitude of lightffects. Van Gogh created several scenes using one landscape subject, namelyunflowers; yet, despite the singularity of his subject, he was alwaysuccessful in emoting a different sense of place. Similarly, Monet is knownor his series of single image motifs in his paintings depicting haystacksnd cathedrals, Cezanne for his many views of Mont Sainte-Victoire.;Now, forhe first time in book form, Landscape Meditations examines the process ofapturing a unique sense of place from one landscape subject. The book opensith short visual history of same-subject painting, and then proceeds toxplore various contemporary approaches to theme painting. The reader isntroduced to 12 popular landscape themes, which are discussed in greatetail and are accompanied by original paintings from the author. Elizabeths the author of The Poetic Landscape (0-8230-4067-4) and The Pastelistsear (0-8230-3935-8), which has sold nearly 10,000 copies.

Author: Elizabeth Mowry

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 160

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

Publication Date: 2005-03-01

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ISBN: 0823026027


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