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By Charles S. Olton | Comments: ( 798 ) | Date: ( Apr 03, 2020 )

Heroic Vision offers parallel and intertwined accounts of politics and fine art at the time of the American Revolution and national founding Art stories illuminate the character, depth, and tenacity of revolutionary political ideals unleashed in the 1760s and 1770s, and then consolidated in the 1780s and 1790s political change, in turn, suggests how and why art shifted fHeroic Vision offers parallel and intertwined accounts of politics and fine art at the time of the American Revolution and national founding Art stories illuminate the character, depth, and tenacity of revolutionary political ideals unleashed in the 1760s and 1770s, and then consolidated in the 1780s and 1790s political change, in turn, suggests how and why art shifted from English vernaculars to mature New World foundations.Professor Olton s narrative moves seamlessly between art and politics, allowing each to propel the other.


  • Title: Heroic Vision: A Story of Revolutionary Art and Politics
  • Author: Charles S. Olton
  • ISBN: 9781634136723
  • Page: 129
  • Format: ebook

About Author:

Charles S. Olton

Charles Olton earned his BA degree from Wesleyan University and his PhD degree from the University of California at Berkeley He is the author of Artisans for Independence Syracuse University Press and numerous articles about Philadelphia during the American Revolution He has served as Dean of the Faculty at Barnard College, Dean of Parsons School of Design, and President of the League of American Orchestras Mr Olton s new book, Heroic Vision, explores a unique and powerful relationship between fine artists and politicians that flourished between 1760 and 1800 It shaped, mirrored, and deepened the new nation s ideological foundations By telling the story of America s national beginnings in commingled strands or art and political history, he offers readers new insights into the motive forces that shaped western civilization s first modern revolution.



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