Currier and Ives: An America Panorama Shaping the American Identity

Students look for similarities in basic divisions of compositional space. They compare Currier and Ives landscape lithographs with examples by Thomas Cole. Students compare the figural group style as seen in the works of Currier and Ives with the pyramidal, sculptural groupings by such artists as George Caleb Bingham.

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