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by Robert L. Bowden


This book features charming watercolor renderings of some of Manhattan's most beloved landmarks, as well as. .Bowden effectively turns Broadways' hometown into a beautiful empty set, ready for the viewer's imagination to play upon.

This book features charming watercolor renderings of some of Manhattan's most beloved landmarks, as well as some little-known treasures: alongside the evocatively blotchy image of Times Square at night is Vesuvio Bakery in Soho, run by Anthony Dapolito, "known and loved as the unofficial mayor of Greenwich Village. Each painting is accompanied by a few telling details-who knew the city originally used Washington Square Park as a public gallows?-making a brisk, satisfying tour of Manhattan.

Free 2-day shipping 9780789316912 Like the most seasoned en plein air painters, Robert Bowden has skillfully painted the Manhattan landscape and presents a watercolor .

9780789316912 Like the most seasoned en plein air painters, Robert Bowden has skillfully painted the Manhattan landscape and presents a watercolor chronicle that has a timeless quality. Bowden’s painting style and the charming medium gives his cityscapes both an intimacy and immediacy that perfectly capture the most alluring aspects of New York. Some subjects in this book are welcomely familiar, some are more anonymous, but all capture the heart and life of Manhattan.

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Like the most seasoned en plein air painters, Robert Bowden has skillfully painted the Manhattan landscape and presents a watercolor chronicle that has a timeless quality

Like the most seasoned en plein air painters, Robert Bowden has skillfully painted the Manhattan landscape and presents a watercolor chronicle that has a timeless quality. Bowden's painting style and the charming medium gives his cityscapes both an intimacy and immediacy that perfectly capture the most alluring aspects of New York.

Bowden teaches watercolor painting at Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. From Publishers Weekly: This book features charming watercolor renderings of some of Manhattan's most beloved landmarks, as well as some little-known treasures: alongside the evocatively blotchy image of Times Square at night is Vesuvio Bakery in Soho, run by Anthony Dapolito, "known and loved as the unofficial mayor of Greenwich Village

The Brooklyn Bridge, from Manhattan in Detail.

The Brooklyn Bridge, from Manhattan in Detail.

Bowden teaches watercolor painting at Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh . In the new book Manhattan in Detail: An Intimate Portrait i. Publish Date: April 29, 2008. Bowden provides both a carefully observed introduction to the city and a new look at a familiar landscape, suitable for tourists and natives alike. In the new book Manhattan in Detail: An Intimate Portrait in Watercolor, Robert L. Bowdon presents intimate, beautiful scenes of Manhattan’s most prized sites. This book should appeal to anyone who appreciates the softness of watercolor, the grit of the big city or the immenseness of Bowden’s talent. Pittsburgh Magazine.

Manhattan in Detail" An Intimate Portrait in Watercolor ~ Robert L. Bowden LynnSteward. No other space offers as much insight into a person’s tastes and intellectual curiosity, or feels as intimate and consequential at the same time. The Dana McGarry Series NYC. New York Books in Home Libraries.

MANHATTAN IN DETAIL An Intimate Portrait in Watercolor. MATISSE THE MASTER A Life of Henri Matisse: The Conquest of Colour: 1909-1954. 95C, HC, 5 x 7 1⁄2.

Like the most seasoned en plein air painters, Robert Bowden has skillfully painted the Manhattan landscape and presents a watercolor chronicle that has a timeless quality. Bowden’s painting style and the charming medium gives his cityscapes both an intimacy and immediacy that perfectly capture the most alluring aspects of New York. Some subjects in this book are welcomely familiar, some are more anonymous, but all capture the heart and life of Manhattan. Landmarks include: The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Central Park’s Bethesda Fountain; The Guggenheim; the Flatiron building; the Central Park West skyline; Washington Square Park; and Vesuvio Bakery, to name only a few. Manhattan in Detail is a little jewel of a book perfect for the resident, visitor, or armchair traveler alike.

Manhattan in Detail: An Intimate Portrait in Watercolor epub download

ISBN13: 978-0789316912

ISBN: 0789316919

Author: Robert L. Bowden

Category: Travel

Subcategory: United States

Language: English

Publisher: Universe (April 29, 2008)

Pages: 80 pages

ePUB size: 1686 kb

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