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Rackstraw Downes

by Schwartz, Sanford

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Downes, Rackstraw -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Realism in art -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSanford Schwartz, Robert Storr, and Rackstraw Downes.
      ContributionsStorr, Robert., Downes, Rackstraw.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND237.D673 S36 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3305414M
      ISBN 100691120471
      LC Control Number2004048842

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      View Rackstraw Downes’s 57 artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. See available paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples for sale and learn about the ality: American/British. Presents a survey of the work and methods of Rackstraw Downes, a British-born, Texas and New York-based 'realist' panoramic painter. This title features 25 works from Downes' earliest panoramic work, Read more.

        Rackstraw Downes, “Traffic Under the George Washington Bridge” (). Oil on canvas, 21 1/8 x 63 3/8 inches. JS: That is , it seems like a sad way of looking at it!Author: Jennifer Samet.   Rather than a documentary, “Rackstraw Downes: A Painter” is a film, the subject of which is seeing.


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Rackstraw Downes paints down-to-earth, often gritty features of today's American environment in an unflinching and highly realistic style.

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The reproductions of the paintings and drawings are excellent Rackstraw Downes book is the fine 'essay interview' between the director of the Parrish Art Museum, Terrie Sultan /5(2). Rackstraw Downes book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A monograph, with essays by Robert Storr, Sanford Schwartz and Rackstraw Downes, was published by Princeton University Press in Other books include Under the Gowanus and Razor-Wire Journal (Turning the Head Press, ); In Relation to the Whole: Three Essays from Three Decades –  Downes lays out the case for his approach to perspective in an essay called "Turning the Head in Empirical Space," which appears in the back of his book Rackstraw Downes, published in by the Princeton University Press.

Another good book is Rackstraw Downes: Onsite Painting, British-born realist painter and author Rackstraw Downes (born ) is a British -born realist painter and author. His oil paintings are notable for their meticulous detail accumulated during months of plein-air sessions, depictions of industry and the environment, and elongated compositions with complex perspective.

Rackstraw Downes paints down-to-earth, often gritty features of today's American environment in an unflinching and highly realistic style. This book is the first to provide a multifaceted picture of his work, its intellectual foundations, and its place in the history of art--from both outside commentators and Downes himself/5(11).

Published by Edgewise Press, this volume contains twenty-nine essays by Downes accompanied by an introduction by John Elderfield. Both Rackstraw Downes and John Elderfield will be present for a book signing and reception on Ap pm. The first major survey of paintings by the British-born, Yale-educated painter Rackstraw Downes (b.

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