John White Alexander and the Construction of National Identity: Cosmopolitan American Art, 1880-1915

by Sarah J. Moore

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Hardback • 2003 • $69.00
ISBN: 978-1611492187

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Moore positions the work of American artist John White Alexander at the intersection of the shifting discourse of nationalism in American art at the turn of the twentieth century. The book addresses the dynamic search for and definition of national identity through a careful examination of the institutional complexes in which Alexander worked and exhibited.

About the Author
Sarah J. Moore is Assistant Professor of Art History in the School of Art, University of Arizona.