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by Celia THAXTER,Illus by Childe Hassam
Author: Celia THAXTER,Illus by Childe Hassam
Publisher: Cassell; 1st Ed. edition (1989)
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Category: Crafts and Home
Subcategory: Gardening and Landscape Design
Anyone interested in Celia Thaxter willl want to own this book. I have had it in my library before and decided after giving it away that I wanted to read it again.
Anyone interested in Celia Thaxter willl want to own this book.
The images are by Childe Hassam. Anyone interested in Celia Thaxter willl want to own this book. The garden was on an island in the Isles of Shoals off New Hampshire, which I've visited many times.
With pictures and illuminations by. Childe hassam. The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass. Electrotyped and Printed by H. O. Houghton & Company. An island garden 7. leaves must be reached, none neglected at your peril! Still another box contains yellow snuff for the green aphis, but he is almost impossible to manage,-let once his legions get a foothold, good-by to any hope for you!
An Island Garden book. An added bonus are the watercolor illustrations provided by Childe Hassam (an American Impressionist and good friend of Thaxter's)
An Island Garden book. An added bonus are the watercolor illustrations provided by Childe Hassam (an American Impressionist and good friend of Thaxter's). I first came to know of Thaxter through Hassam's paintings and the combination of the two artistic expressions make for a very satisfying read.
Frederick Childe Hassam (October 17, 1859 – August 27, 1935) was an American Impressionist painter . The following year, his friend Celia Thaxter convinced him to drop his first name and thereafter he was known as "Childe Hassam"
Frederick Childe Hassam (October 17, 1859 – August 27, 1935) was an American Impressionist painter, noted for his urban and coastal scenes. Along with Mary Cassatt and John Henry Twachtman, Hassam was instrumental in promulgating Impressionism to American collectors, dealers, and museums. The following year, his friend Celia Thaxter convinced him to drop his first name and thereafter he was known as "Childe Hassam".
Celia Thaxter in her Garden, 1892, by Childe Hassam. An island garden (1894). Resources in your library. Thaxter has done for the sea-shore and the varied aspects of ocean views and the rocky isles of her home, what Whittier has done for the milder aspects of the river on whose banks he dwelt. As he may be said to have exhausted the descriptive beauties of the Merrimac, Thaxter appears to have left nothing unsaid of the varying features of the ocean, whose waves were forever beating at her feet. Resources in other libraries. Works by Celia Thaxter at Faded Page (Canada).
Celia Thaxter, the author of this book, takes the reader on an amazing journey through every phase of tending her beloved garden on Appledore Island.
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Celia Thaxter in her Garden, 1892, Smithsonian Institution. An Island garden, a poet's passion, a painter's muse". Smithsonian Magazine. During the summers, he would work in a more typical Impressionist location, such as Appledore Island, the largest of the Isles of Shoals off New Hampshire, then famous for its artist colony. Social life on the island revolved around the salon of poet Celia Thaxter who hosted artists and literary figures. Hiesinger, Ulrich W. (1994), Childe Hassam: American Impressionist, New York: Prestel-Verlag Publishing, p. 13, ISBN 3-7913-1364-9.
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Author: Celia Laighton Thaxter (American, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 1835–1894 . Classification: Books
Author: Celia Laighton Thaxter (American, Portsmouth, New Hampshire 1835–1894 Isle of Shoals, New Hampshire). Illustrator: Childe Hassam (American, Dorchester, Massachusetts 1859–1935 East Hampton, New York). Designer: Book cover by Sarah Wyman Whitman (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1842–1904). Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company (Boston, Massachusetts) & New York, NY. Date: 1894, 1895 on title page. Classification: Books.