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By John K. Howat

The wonderful catalog of the exhibition equipped through the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, by way of Met curators, chart the 19th-century upward push and fall of the 1st local institution of panorama portray. The catalog comprises many of the famous and lots of lesser-known Hudson River images, mentioned extensive for either experts and generalists. The ebook is well-organized and well-indexed, and, whereas now not breaking nice new floor, is extremely prompt. The plates are typically reliable.

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