Mississippi panorama

the life and landscape of the father of waters and its great tributary, the Missouri ...
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City Art Museum of St Louis , St Louis
Statementedited with an introduction by Perry T. Rathbone.
ContributionsRathbone, Perry T., City Art Museum (St. Louis)
The Physical Object
Pagination351p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18328359M

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Price New from Used from Unknown Binding "Please retry" — — $ Unknown Binding, January 1, Manufacturer: Publisher. The Panorama of the Monumental Grandeur of the Mississippi Valley was painted by John Egan around He used distemper on cotton muslin and it measures 90 in.

x ft. The moving panorama was commissioned by the amateur archaeologist Wilson Dickeson (–). It is the only surviving panorama of the Mississippi River. Mississippi Panorama Hardcover – January Mississippi panorama book, by Perry T. Rathbone (Editor) Mississippi panorama book all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Manufacturer: City Art Museum. Read this book on Questia. Five times during the 's pictures were painted of the Mississippi River that measured from four hundred and forty yards up to.

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--The art of the Mississippi, by P.T. Rathbone. --Catalogue of the exhibition, by H.S. Leonard. Responsibility: including paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, river boat models and steamboat appurtenances; accompanied by the Dickeson and Egan giant moving panorama of the Mississippi, at the City Art Museum of St.

Louis in the fall of OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, color plates, map ; 26 cm: Contents: Staging "This gorgeous panorama" --Character and history of the Mississippi / C. van Ravenswaay --The art of the Mississippi / P.T.

Rathbone --Illustrations, notes and selected commentary (catalog of exhibition, p. ) prepared by H.S. Leonard. John Banvard was born in New York and was educated in high school. When his father went bankrupt, he began to travel around the United States, and supported himself with paintings he exhibited.

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Art, Anthropology, and Popular Culture at the Fin de Siècle, edited by Wendy Jean Katz, Panorama: Journal of the Association of Historians of American Art 5, no. You are purchasing the hardcover book: American Panorama West of the Mississippi: A Holiday Magazine Book Book Club Edition.

It measures approx. 5 3/4" X 8 1/2" and contains pages. It is in Good Condition. Please see all Rating: % positive. John Greenleaf Whittier titled a book after it (The Panorama and Other Poems) inand Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote about the Mississippi in his epic Evangeline after seeing one of Banvard.

Covers Mississippi River, in four 60 x 16 cm. panels, from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico. Includes distance list, table of "Distances navigable by steam on Mississippi River and its principal branches," and small panoramic views of St.

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The panorama was an extremely long, unbroken painting of the Mississippi River. Claimed to cover the entire river, the panorama was advertised as being three miles in length though it seems to have actually been closer to only half a mile.

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Contributor: Detroit Publishing Co. Date: Minnesota and the Upper Midwest, Read Minnesota book sale, Read Minnesota book sale George Byron Merrick chronicles the entire panorama of steamboat life he experienced in the mids, where he started as a cabin boy and worked up to cub pilot on the mighty Mississippi.

panorama, " new drawings became necessary from the vast Increase of towns on the Mississippi."' The most widely known of the Mississippi panoramists, ' " Lewis' Panorama of the Mississippi River," in Western Journal, 3: 70 (October, ).

See also Squires, in Missouri Historical Review. ; and Bay, in Lewis, Das illustrirte File Size: 3MB. Panorama of the Monumental Grandeur of the Mississippi Valley, ca. Distemper on cotton muslin; 90 in. x ft. ( x cm). Saint Louis Art Museum, Eliza M. McMillan Trust, Moving panoramas became a popular form of visual entertainment during the mid-nineteenth century, and the Mississippi River was a favorite subject.

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