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An American Art Student in Paris

The Letters of Kenyon Cox, 1877-1882

An American Art Student in Paris( )
Author: Morgan, H. Wayne
Publication Date:Dec 1986
Publisher:Kent State University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

Kenyon Cox (1856-1919) studied painting in Paris from the fall of 1877 to the fall of 1882.  These edited letters, written to his parents in Ohio, describe Cox's daily routine and explicate French art teaching both in the academic setting of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and in private ateliers, such as those of Emile Carolus-Duran and Rodolphe Julian.  The letters are important for insight into this system and into Paris art student life in general.  Cox was an academic,...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.25 x 10.5 Inches
Book Weight:1.625 Pounds

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