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J. Alden Weir

Hildegard Cummings

J. Alden Weir

A Place of His Own

by Hildegard Cummings

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Published by Univ Connecticut .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • 1852-1919,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Weir, Julian Alden,,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11440226M
    ISBN 100918386438
    ISBN 109780918386434

    J. Alden Weir was active/lived in New York, Connecticut. J Weir is known for impressionist landscape, portrait, and still life painting.   “Love at First Sight: J. Alden Weir and Windham, CT,” is an Eastern-produced documentary about the accomplished impressionist artist J. .

      Bibliography: p. "J. Alden Weir bibliography": p. Includes indexPages: J. Alden Weir, The Fishing Party, ca. , oil on canvas, 28”x23 1/8”, The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. In , Weir created a large pond on his Branchville, Connecticut farm. Here he depicts a group on the rustic bridge leading to the pond.

    Dorothy Weir Young papers. Dates: Collection consists primarily of handwritten and typewritten drafts of her book, The Life and Letters of J. Alden Weir. These drafts are liberally marked with corrections such as additions and instructions for omissions. Some are in her handwriting; some may be in the hand of Lawrence Chisolm.   Art Historian Anne Dawson Publishes Book on J. Alden Weir illimantic, CT — Anne Dawson, professor of art history and chair of the Art & Art History Department at Eastern Connecticut State University, is the editor and co-author of “Rare Light: J. Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, ,” which is being published this month.


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"Anne Dawson's study of J. Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, is richly J. Alden Weir book and documented. Long overdue, it is a significant contribution to scholarship on both Weir and American Impressionism." ―Marian Wardle, editor and coauthor of The Weir Family, /5(2).

Catalogue of paintings in oil and pastel by J. Alden Weir, N.A., member of the society of American Artists, Water Color Society and Pastel Club; honorable mention, Paris Salon; figure prize of the Water color Society; prize, American art Association and J.

Dawson is the editor and co-author of Rare Light: J. Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, Dawson worked on the project for seven years, according to a university release, "spending many. Julian Alden Weir (Aug – December 8, ) was an American impressionist painter and member of the Cos Cob Art Colony near Greenwich, Connecticut.

Weir was also one of the founding members of "The Ten", a loosely allied group of American artists dissatisfied with professional art organizations, who banded together in to Birth place: West Point, New York, United States.

(Cummings, "Home is the Starting Place: J. Alden Weir and the Spirit of Place," in J. Alden Weir: A Place of His Own, ) After studying at the National Academy of Design and in Paris, Weir returned to the United States in a position to succeed in the New York art world.

And it didn't hurt that he had an appealing personality and good : J Alden Weir: An American Impressionist Paperback – July 1, by Doreen Bolger Burke (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide /5(2). The life and letters of J. Alden Weir. [Dorothy Weir] Home.

WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Weir. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Art Historian Anne Dawson Publishes Book on J. Alden Weir Anne Dawson, professor of art history and chair of the Art & Art History Department at Eastern Connecticut State University, is the editor and co-author of “Rare Light: J.

Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, ,” which is. The son of an artist, J. Alden Weir initially painted portraits, figurative works, and still lifes in an established academic style. Inhe studied under Jean-Léon Gérôme at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he was influenced by the paintings of James Whistler and Édouard bought a farm in Connecticut and been encouraged by John Henry Twachtman and Theodore Nationality: American.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Rare Light: J. Alden Weir in Windham, Connecticut, – by Anne E. Dawson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Dorothy Weir Young was born on Jto J.

Alden Weir and Anna Baker Weir in New York City. She was the couple's second daughter. Her father was a well-known American impressionist painter. Young recalled visiting the studio of James McNeill Whistler as a young girl with her family.

Young trained under him and later became a professional artist : JNew York City, New York. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery.

Etchings of J. Alden Weir. [Lincoln, ] (OCoLC) Named Person: Julian Alden Weir; Julian Alden Weir. Julian Alden Weir () was one of the first and most distinguished of the American impressionist painters, but by the middle of this century his artistic accomplishments had been all but forgotten.

In this book, the author describes the artist's development and career in an effort to restore him to his rightful place within the context of his period. Visit the home and studio of America's most beloved Impressionist, J.

Alden Weir, and walk in the footsteps of generations of world-class artists. Set amidst more than 60 acres of painterly woods, fields, and waterways, you’ll soon see why Weir described his home as the "Great Good Place." Weir’s farm is a national legacy to American.

Julian Alden Weir. Article Id: WHEBN Reproduction Date. The park selected him to live at Weir Farm National Historic site for a month in At the time, the park’s buildings, where its namesake Julian Alden Weir lived and worked, were closed to.

Dorothy Weir Young drafts of The Life and Letters of J. Alden Weir. Dates: undated. Collection consists primarily of handwritten and typewritten drafts of her book, The Life and Letters of J.

Alden Weir. These drafts are liberally marked with corrections such as additions and instructions for omissions. May 4, - Explore na8e's board "J. Alden Weir", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about American impressionism, Childe hassam, American artists pins.

Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books New Releases Teens' Books This Month's Biggest New Releases. The Life And Letters Of J. Alden Weir by Dorothy Weir Young. Paperback $ $ Save 8% Current price is $, Original price is $ You Save 8%.Author: Dorothy Weir Young.

J. Alden Weir’s portrait of his daughter Caroline, aka “Caro,” and her dog Gyp, was the top selling piece of Weir artwork. It brought $25, PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — J. Alden Weir (American, –) was one of America’s leading Impressionists and was a member of “The Ten,” a group of like-minded artists.

The youngest of sixteen children of Robert W. Weir, artist and art instructor at West Point Military Academy, J. Alden Weir became one of the leading early American Impressionists. However, his art education began with training in the traditional basic styles and methods from his father.J.

Alden Weir, Arcturus,engraving on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Brigham Young University, JULIAN ALDEN WEIR (–) Julian Alden Weir, a leading American impressionist, was born in West Point, New York.

He was the son of Robert Weir, a drawing instructor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and half-brother of John Weir, first director of the art program at Yale University.