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Flora/fauna : the naturalist impulse in American art / Jennifer Stettler Parsons ; with essays by Ellery Foutch and Amy Kurtz Lansing.

Old Lyme, Connecticut : Florence Griswold Museum, Home of American Impressionism, [2017]
Physical Description:
118 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Reference Library
N7650 .F59 2017 (LC) Oversize
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Catalog of a temporary exhibition of the same name held at the Florence Griswold Museum, June 3-September 17, 2017, organized by the Museum's Assistant Curator, Jennifer Stettler Parsons.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-113).
"Accompanies exhibition at the Florence Griswold Museum called Flora/Fauna: The Naturalist Impulse in American Art. Surveys artist-naturalists and environmentally-conscious artists in American art history from the nineteenth- to the mid-twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Terms:
Art and natural history -- Exhibitions.
Art, American -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Art, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Artists as naturalists -- Exhibitions.
Florence Griswold Museum -- Exhibitions.
Natural history -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Natural history illustration -- Exhibitions.
Natural history illustrators -- United States.
Nature (Aesthetics) -- Exhibitions.
Nature in art -- Exhibitions.
Parsons, Jennifer Stettler, author, curator.
Foutch, Ellery, author.
Lansing, Amy Kurtz, author.
Florence Griswold Museum, organizer, issuing body, host institution.

  • Foreword / Jeffrey W. Andersen
  • Flora/fauna : the naturalist impulse in American art / Jennifer Stettler Parsons
  • Capturing nature : American artists' pursuit of natural history / Ellery Foutch
  • The artist-naturalist and American impressionism / Amy Kurtz Lansing
  • Exhibition checklist
  • Lenders to the exhibition.