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Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

I used this as a textbook in my classes. Actually I showed the films and the book was recommended. Hughes was a man of definite opinions with a sardonic sense of humor. The book is an uneven survey ... Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Eric McLean - Goodreads

This is a great book for anyone looking to understand/appreciate/learn more about American art. Robert Hughes is a talented writer and I enjoyed reading between the lines on some of non-American humor ... Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Darraghmc80 - Goodreads

I found this big informative lump of a book in the charity shop. Speaking of big informative lumps, Robert Hughes is fun to read. He's nothing if not opinionated and this history is very clearly ... Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Tuck - Goodreads

at 648 pages, this is a bit much for even Robert Hughes worshipers, but its AN ESSENTIAL BOOK for any thinking humans out there. Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Colin Gabriel - Goodreads

great overview Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Erik - Goodreads

Very tendentious and judgmental which is typical for Hughes. I do disagree with him, especially on significance of Hopper, Winslow Homer and Wyeth, among others. My gods are Eakins and Sargent and ... Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Candi - Goodreads

Read the whole book in college, and watched the movies. They're actually quite good. I find myself still thinking about them 10 years later. Read full review

Review: American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America

User Review  - Becca - Goodreads

This book is an incredible addition to a humanities library. With a sweeping look at the arts in America, the thing that sets this book apart from the rest is the author's ability to give *context* to ... Read full review


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