Anachronistic America: Nostalgia and Modernism, 1920-1950

Semkiu, Joseph.
2018

Abstract: American artists during the interwar period grappled with the radical technological, social, and economic changes of the second quarter of the twentieth century by turning to the past and allowing the anachronistic to seep into their art, by employing past visual tropes, antiquated subjects, and outmoded painting techniques. Edward Hopper, Grant Wood, and John Atherton all echoed differe... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Art and Art History.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/015211
ID: tufts:25451
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