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Unformatted text preview: Forest is church. THOMAS COLE-Hudson river school of art. From England, lived in backwoods of Penn. Found way to NYC. Trumbull(found Cole), William Cullen Bryan, and Cooper formed Hudson River School Cole-essay on American Scenery- Coles painting show emotion. Does this by contrast. Painting pulls you in to story. The Oxbow-Half dense forest, half cultivated. Frontier moving west. Artist in the middle holding It all together. Schroon Mountian-native American camouflaged, also shows that God love America, uses autumn colors. Frederick Church(coles pupil), Twilight in the wilderness, 1860. Pastoral State-everything in harmony. Consummation of Empire-noon. Warning Destruction- Fall of Roman empire, Late afternoon Desolation-nature coming back....
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This note was uploaded on 05/15/2011 for the course AMST 101 taught by Professor Kasson during the Spring '09 term at UNC.
- Spring '09
- The Last of the Mohicans