Drawings in American Art




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This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "Drawings in American Art." Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to these articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the Resource Library publication date.

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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

Above the Fruited Plain: Native ledger art by Dwayne Wilcox (5/13/16)

Red Horse: Drawings of the Battle of the Little Bighorn (1/29/16)

William Beckman: Drawings, 1967-2013 (6/23/14)

Fine Lines: American Drawings from the Brooklyn Museum (3/10/14)

Civil War Drawings from the Becker Collection (2/3/11)

Native American Ledger Drawings from the Hood Museum of Art: The Mark Lansburgh Collection (11/12/10)

Life Lines: The Drawings of Charles Steffen (7/27/10)

William Trost Richards - True to Nature: Drawings, Watercolors, and Oil Sketches at Stanford University (7/15/10)

Deep Sea: Drawings by William O. Golding (12/10/09)

Albert Tissandier: Drawings of Nature and Industry in the United States: 1885; essay by Mary Francey (12/7/09)

William Palmer: Drawing from Life (9/2/09)

The Picture Tells the Story: The Drawings of Joseph E. Yoakum; essay by Mark Pascale (4/4/09)

Drawings: The Fort Worth Art Center Museum; essay by Peter Plagens (8/6/08)

Illinois Artists Paintings and Drawings (6/17/08)

For the People: American Mural Drawings of the 1930s and 1940s; essay by Patricia E. Phagan (5/1/08)

The Powerful Hand of George Bellows: Drawings from the Boston Public Library (4/29/08)

Lines of Discovery: American Drawings (12/3/07)

Tracing the Nation: Recently Acquired American Drawings (9/17/07)

Plains Indian Drawings: The Gerald and Hope Solomons Collection (5/26/07)

Howard Cook: Drawings of Alabama; essay by Stephen Goldfarb (2/23/07)

For the People: American Mural Drawings of the 1930s and 1940s (1/23/07)

For the People: American Mural Drawings of the 1930s and 1940s (1/23/07)

Jim Dine: some drawings (1/16/07)

Homer to Hockney: Master Drawings from the Collection (12/4/06)

The Dispassionate Body: Philip Pearlstein, Paintings and Drawings of Figures in Still Life; with essay titled "The Model as Painter and Painted" by Desirée Alvarez (10/2/06)

Eastman Johnson: Paintings and Drawings of the Lake Superior Ojibwe (10/2/06)

Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art (11/10/05)

Jim Dine, some drawings (8/31/05)

Lines of Discovery: 225 Years of American Drawings (8/23/06)

Heroic America: James Daugherty's Mural Drawings from the 1930s; essay by Rebecca E. Lawton (6/23/05)

Nelson Shanks: Paintings and Drawings; essay by Peter F. Blume (3/30/05)

William Stanley Haseltine (1835-1900): Drawings of a Painter; essay by John Wilmerding (3/16/05)

Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art (3/1/05)

New Master Drawings (3/1/05)

John Biggers: My America, The 1940s and 1950s -- Paintings, Sculpture and Drawings (1/31/05)

The Spirit of the Modern: Drawings and Graphics by Maltby Sykes; Foreword to Maltby Sykes catalogue, by William Underwood Eiland, Director; Friendship's Garland: Remembering Maltby Sykes, "A Witness of His Time", essay by Taylor Littleton (12/20/04)

Picturing Change: The Impact of Ledger Drawings on Native American Art (11/24/04)

Cotton Puffs, Q-tips®, Smoke and Mirrors: The Drawings of Ed Ruscha (5/31/04)

Claes Oldenburg: Drawings, 1959-1977 and Claes Oldenburg with Coosje van Bruggen: Drawings, 1992-1998, in the Whitney Museum of American Art (4/1/04)

Russell Crotty: Globe Drawings (2/26/04)

Childe Hassam: Prints and Drawings from the Collection (12/11/03)

Eskimo Drawings (7/23/03)

Marc Baseman Selected Drawings (7/15/03)

Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective Of Drawings (6/24/03)

SIDE BY SIDE: Theater Drawings From The 1930s by Al Hirschfeld & Ben Solowey (5/21/03)

Claes Oldenburg/Coosje van Bruggen Drawings (5/30/02)

Marsha Skinner Landscape Drawings, with interpretive essay by David L. Witt (5/6/02)

Pen, Pencil, and Brush: American Drawings and Watercolors, 1850-1950 (2/13/02)

John Singer Sargent Beyond the Portrait Studio: Paintings, Drawings, and Watercolors from The Metropolitan Museum of Art (2/1/02)

Model/Artist Terry St John: Figurative Drawings 1961-2001; with essay by Terry St John (1/3/02)

Drawings by Kojo Griffin (11/14/01)

American Pastorale: Drawings by John F. Kensett (8/29/01)

Process on Paper: Drawings from Charles Bregler's Thomas Eakins Collection at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (8/16/01)

Process on Paper: Drawings by Thomas Eakins from the Charles Bregler Collection of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (2/12/01)

Eye of The Storm: The Civil War Drawings of Robert Knox Sneden (10/2/00)

Siegfried R. Weng: Prints and Drawings (9/14/00)

Oliphant in Santa Fe: Political Drawings, Caricature, and Sculpture (9/5/00)

The Drawings and Etchings of Helen Loggie (8/9/00)

Intimate Expressions: Two Centuries of American Drawings (6/15/00)

Open Air Sketching: Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Drawings in the Albany Institute of History and Art (5/9/00)

James Valerio: Drawings (5/8/00)

An Exuberant Bounty: Prints and Drawings by African Americans (3/1/00)

Andy Warhol Drawings, 1942-1987 (2/27/00)

Large Drawings from the Arkansas Art Center Foundation Collection (12/9/99)

Beyond a View: The Landscape Drawings of Teri Malo (10/26/99)

Horatio Greenough: An American Sculptor's Drawings (9/23/99)

Sargent in the Studio: Drawings, Sketchbooks, and Oil Sketches (6/99)

Knoxville Museum of Art Hosts Twentieth Century American Drawings (4/12/99)

Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat (10/98)

Lasting Impressions: Drawings by Thomas Hart Benton (10/98)

Mary Cassatt: Drawings and Prints in The Metropolitan Museum of Art (9/16/98)

Norman Rockwell: Drawing the American Dream (7/28/98)

Mary Cassatt: Drawings and Prints (1998)

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