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Author Hirshler, Erica E.
Title A studio of her own : women artists in Boston, 1870-1940 / Erica E. Hirshler ; with biographies of the artists by Janet L. Comey and Ellen E. Roberts.
Imprint Boston : MFA Publications, [2001]
©2001
Edition First edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6535.B7 H572 2001    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6535.B7 H572 2001    AVAILABLE  
Author Hirshler, Erica E.
Subject Women artists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
Women artists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century.
Women artists -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Biography.
Alt Name Comey, Janet L.
Roberts, Ellen E.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Description xiv, 227 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 27 cm
Edition First edition.
Note "This book was published in conjunction with the exhibition "A Studio of Her Own: Women Artists in Boston, 1870-1940" organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston from August 15 to December 2, 2001"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-211) and index.
Contents Opening steps -- The students of William Morris Hunt -- Beautifying everyday life : Sarah Wyman Whitman -- Boston women and the Arts and Crafts movement -- Redefining fine art : Sarah Sears, Laura Hills, and Ethel Reed -- Studying art abroad -- New opportunities in Boston -- The Boston School -- Balancing acts -- "Thumping wet clay" -- Modern women, modern art.
ISBN 0878464824
OCLC # 47958641


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