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By John K. Howat

The wonderful catalog of the exhibition prepared by way of the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, via Met curators, chart the 19th-century upward push and fall of the 1st local university of panorama portray. The catalog contains lots of the famous and plenty of lesser-known Hudson River photos, mentioned intensive for either experts and generalists. The publication is well-organized and well-indexed, and, whereas now not breaking nice new flooring, is extremely advised. The plates are often strong.

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