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Ghost Dance (The Vision of Life)

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Description: Nocturne: Night in American Art, 1890–1917
The anticipatory nostalgia of Searchlight mirrors the elegiac meditation conveyed by the nocturnal imagery of the West ...
PublisherYale University Press
PublisherTerra Foundation for American Art
Related print edition pages: pp.133-145
Description: Window on the West: Chicago and the Art of the New Frontier 1890–1940
In the summer of 1893, the wide-eyed visitor to the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago would have seen a vast, gleaming array of white Italian-ate buildings, interspersed with lagoons complete with Venetian gondolas, landscaped slopes and gardens, and abundant outdoor statuary. What might have seemed odd amid this overwhelming emulation of...
PublisherArt Institute of Chicago
Related print edition pages: pp.13-43

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