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By John K. Howat

The superb catalog of the exhibition equipped by way of the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, by means of Met curators, chart the 19th-century upward thrust and fall of the 1st local college of panorama portray. The catalog comprises lots of the recognized and plenty of lesser-known Hudson River photos, mentioned extensive for either experts and generalists. The publication is well-organized and well-indexed, and, whereas no longer breaking nice new flooring, is very steered. The plates are usually solid.

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