Обложка книги The INDIANA DUNES REVEALED: The Art of Frank V. Dudley

The INDIANA DUNES REVEALED: The Art of Frank V. Dudley

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ISBN: 0252073789;
Издательство: University of Illinois Press
Страниц: 240

A native Midwesterner’s timeless portrayals of a fragile sanctuary The Indiana Dunes Revealed offers the first comprehensive examination of a widely collected, much loved, and ecologically significant artist. Described by art historian William Gerdts as A?A?A?one of the finest painters working in the Midwest in the first decades of the twentieth century,A?A?A? Frank V. Dudley (1868-1957) was a native of Wisconsin who studied at the Art Institute of Chicago before going on to establish a long exhibition record both there and across the country. He also dedicated over forty years of his professional life as a landscape painter to the promotion and preservation the Indiana Dunes. Today, thanks in part to Dudley’s efforts, this unique geographical region enjoys state and federal protection and provides ecologists from around the world with a living laboratory unlike anything else. The Indiana Dunes...