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The Resource American visions : the gilded age, written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET, (videorecording)

American visions : the gilded age, written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET, (videorecording)

Label
American visions : the gilded age
Title
American visions
Title remainder
the gilded age
Statement of responsibility
written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET
Title variation
Gilded age
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An eight part series presenting American history through its visual art, painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. This forth segment examines the many sides of America in the 19th century: the extravagant mansions of Newport's tycoons, the triumph of the Brooklyn Bridge, the haunting realism of Civil War photography, and the artistic creations of John Singer Sargent, James Whistler, Mary Cassatt, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Thomas Eakins, John Peto, Winslow Homer, John Robling, Louis Sullivan, Isabella Stewart Gardner, and Bernard Berenson
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer/director, James Kent ; executive producer, Nicholas Rossiter ; photography, Dave Bennett ; film editor, Colin Minchin ; music, David Ferguson
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Robert Hughes (art critic), David McCullough (historian)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McCullough, David G
Runtime
58
Series statement
American visions: the history of American art and architecture
Series volume
4
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  • Architecture
  • Art, American
  • Painters
  • Art, American
  • Skyscrapers
  • Monuments
  • Mansions
  • Portraits, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
  • Newport (R.I.)
Technique
live action
Label
American visions : the gilded age, written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1966 for PBS
  • Closed-captioned
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm37462783
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 min.)
Isbn
9780780618152
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B3480
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 573308
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
American visions : the gilded age, written & presented by Robert Hughes ; a Planet 24 production in association with BBC Television ; a Time Inc.-BBC co-production ; produced in association with Thirteen/WNET, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1966 for PBS
  • Closed-captioned
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm37462783
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (58 min.)
Isbn
9780780618152
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B3480
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(Sirsi) 573308
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
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