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Robert Feke, Colonial portrait painter.

Henry Wilder Foote

Robert Feke, Colonial portrait painter.

by Henry Wilder Foote

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Published by Kennedy Galleries Inc., Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Feke, Robert.

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    SeriesLibrary of American Art
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    Open LibraryOL21680038M

      Robert Feke ( - ) PORTRAIT OF MRS. TENCH FRANCIS In what appears to be the original frame; Bears a label on the back of the frame: Mr. Willing, Bryn Mawr. Painted circa Label on the back of the stretcher: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Robert Feke, Portrait of Mrs. Tench Francis, Lender: Mr. E. Shippen Willing, Jr. Oil on. American colonial portraits, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. The portrait ranked far and away as the favored art form in colonial America. Through two general essays and individual entries the authors of this exhibition catalog examine the careers and.

    Robert Feke Paintings, Oil Paintings Reproductions of Feke Paintings-page 1. Feke Paintings Reproductions Hand Painted Museum Quality Oil Paintings Reproductions. Oil paintings; Robert Feke. - biography. American Colonial portrait painter. Feke Paintings. Tench Francis, Oil on canvas, 49 x 39 inches Metropolitan Museum of. - Explore maryjoos's board "Primitive Colonial Portraits", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Folk art, Art and Primitive painting pins.

    Colonial Era to the Revolution (Art History) STUDY. PLAY. Limners. Portrait painter who emulated the cosmopolitan European style despite limited training. His portraits were predictable and formulaic, and he typically appealed to Boston's leading families. Isaac Royall Family. Painting by Robert Feke inspired by the Bermuda Group, with. Read this book on Questia. More than twenty years ago, as the inevitable consequence of my search for traces of the elusive Colonial portrait painter Robert Feke, I found myself confronted with many puzzling problems in trying to determine what known or unknown artists could have painted the increasing number of eighteenth-century portraits which came to my notice.


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Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Foote, Henry Wilder, Robert Feke. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Foote, Henry Wilder, Robert Feke, colonial portrait painter.

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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Author: Henry Wilder Foote. Robert Feke, (born c.Long Island, New York [U.S.]—died c. West Indies), British-American painter whose portraits depict the emerging colonial aristocracy.

The facts of Feke’s life are uncertain: stories differ over his employment as a. Robert Feke was a well-know colonial American portrait artist who worked in Newport, Boston, and Philadelphia in the mids.

While he left behind several physical records of his life, namely his portraits, there is still a lot that is unknown about him, particularly the details of his early life before he became known as a painter. Robert Feke Colonial Portrait Painter. Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration along with selected art from the book.

At Harvard Business Review, Joseph Allen and John Macomber, coauthors of Healthy Buildings: How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and Productivity. Robert Feke by Henry Wilder Foote was published on 01 Jan by Harvard University Press.

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From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The Beginnings of Art in the Colonies. 3: Ancestry and Boyhood.

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Foote (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. The portrait of Anne Shippen Willing (–91; Winterthur Museum) by Robert Feke (c. ) is the subject of this book, which bears witness to the lives of its painter and sitter, as well as the weaver and designer of the silk damask of Willing’s dress.

Robert Feke [American Colonial Era Painter, ca] Guide to pictures of works by Robert Feke in art museum sites and image archives worldwide. - Robert Feke - born Long Island, NY - died Barbados - Colonial Era Artist - he was one of the earliest American portrait painters who left behind 50 known portraits.

See more ideas about Portrait, Early american and American pins. Full text of "Robert Feke, the early Newport portrait painter and the beginnings of colonial painting" See other formats Research Library Q^_ "^Mi^U BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY ROBERT FEKE THE Early Newport Portrait Painter AND The Beginnings OF Colonial Painting A Paper rkad before the Rhode Island Historical Society April 5, By WILLIAM CAREY.

and theory concerning Feke: a) William C. Poland, "Robert Feke, the Early Newport Portrait Painter," Proceedings of the Rhode Island His-torical Society, I, PP- This was the first attempt to collect material on Feke.

b) Henry Wilder Foote, Robert Feke, Colonial Portrait Painter, Cambridge, This book is regarded as the standard. Feke, Robert (active s). American Colonial portrait painter. Nothing is known of his life until when he executed a large portrait group in Boston, Isaac Royall and his Family (Harvard University).

He was active from that time in Newport and Philadelphia untilwhen his life is once more veiled in obscurity. In what appears to be the original frame; Bears a label on the back of the frame: Mr. Willing, Bryn Mawr. Painted circa Label on the back of the stretcher: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Robert Feke, Portrait of Mrs.

Tench Francis, Lender: Mr. Shippen Willing, Jr. Oil on canvas 36 by 28 1/2 in. Robert Feke is known for colonial portrait painting. The Artist. Auction Records.

Buy / Sell. Resources. Overview. Auction Records (6) For Sale (0) Signatures (0) "considered the first American-born painter of note" (Gustafson), but his great grandfather, named Robert Feke, settled in Watertown, Maine in named Robert Feke.

Robert Feke Explained. Robert Feke ( or ) was an American portrait painter born in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New ing to art historian Richard Saunders, "Feke’s impact on the development of Colonial painting was substantial, and his pictures set a new standard by which the work of the next generation of aspiring Colonial artists was judged.".

New York: Kennedy Galleries, Inc. / Da Capo Press, Hardcover. Brown leatherette with gilt letters on spine and front cover, pp., BW illus.

VG Only few marks, only lightly used. Item # Reprint of the unabridged first edition, printed inconsidering the life and work of early American portrait painter Robert Feke Author: Henry Wilder Foote.Portrait of a Woman in Silk: Hidden Histories of the British Atlantic World by Zara Anishanslin.

Dr. Anishanslin’s new book explores the story behind one of the treasures at Winterthur Museum, Robert Feke’s portrait of Anne Shipping Willing.Most colonial artists such as Robert Feke were portrait painters because a. art exhibits consisted primarily of portraits of European kings and queens.

b. that was the art colonists were most interested in buying. c. regional landscapes were not popular outside the area they portrayed. d. portraits were the most popular art form in Europe.