American Tonalism Art and American Tonalist Artists


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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton: Artist and Advocate in Early Arizona (6/5/12)

Suzanne Chamlin: Painting the Landscape and Other Views (5/21/07)

A Legacy of Beauty: Paintings & Prints from the Edwin C. Shaw Bequest; article by Wendy Kendall-Hess (4/20/05)

The Spirit of Inness: Creating an "American School" at the Paris Exposition of 1900; article by Diane Pietrucha Fischer (9/15/04)

Landscape Painters of Northern California 1870-1930; essay by Harvey L. Jones, from the catalogue "Impressions of California: Early Currents in Art 1850-1950" (2/16/04)

Montclair Art Museum Gallery Will Be Dedicated to Works by George Inness (5/4/01)

American Tonalism: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Montclair Art Museum (9/11/99)

Twilight and Reverie: California Tonalist Painting 1890-1930; essay by Harvey L. Jones


TFAO references:

As of 6/5/12 TFAO Digital Library contained 95 references to "Tonalism" To search TFAO's web site please click here.


From other websites:

California Tonalism from Wikipedia is a multi-part posting covering the Barbizon influence, Whistler influence, Tonalism in Northern California, Tonalism in Southern California, California Pictorialist Photography, California Pictorialist Photography exhibitions, California Tonal Impressionism and also California Tonalism Exhibitions. Accessed August, 2016.

Charles Warren Eaton: An American Tonalist Rediscovered, an exhibition review by Spanierman Gallery, LLC. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

Fin-de-Siècle Europhile Painting: American Tonalism at Spanierman Gallery, by Maureen Mullarkey. Accessed August, 2015.

Henry Ward Ranger - an American Tonalist, from Find Articles. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

The Poetic Vision: American Tonalism, an exhibition review by Spanierman Gallery, LLC. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

Tonalism from AskART. Accessed August, 2015.

Tonalism from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

Tonalism Now from Sullivan Goss TV library of videos on American Art. Accessed August, 2015.


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