"The Ten" in American Art


(above: Childe Hassam. United States Library of Congress Prints and Photographs division)



This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "The Ten" in American Art. Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to these articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the Resource Library publication date.

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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

Frank W. Benson ­ Sportsman/Etcher (9/20/05)

American Impressions: Prints & Paintings by Childe Hassam (8/19/05)

Pretty Women: Freer and the Ideal of Feminine Beauty (8/3/05)

Ohio Impressionists and Post-Impressionists; essay by James M. Keny (4/8/05)

May Night: Willard Metcalf at Old Lyme (1/5/05)

Childe Hassam: Impressionist in the West (11/26/04)

"A Pretty Fine Old Town": Childe Hassam in Old Lyme (5/12/04)

Childe Hassam and Connecticut Impressionism (1/23/04)

Childe Hassam, American Impressionist (1/2/04)

Childe Hassam: Prints and Drawings from the Collection (12/11/03)

American Impressionism: Paintings of Promise; essay by David R. Brigham (5/16/02)

Childe Hassam: Prints of New England and Long Island; essay by Vincenza Uccello (10/31/01)

Impressionism Transformed: The Paintings of Edmund C. Tarbell (8/24/01)

People & Places: Childe Hassam and Maurice Prendergast, 1887-1923 (1/28/01)

American Impressionists Abroad and at Home: Paintings from the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (11/18/00)

Light Shines on Frank W. Benson: American Impressionist (9/19/00)

William Merritt Chase: Modern American Landscapes, 1886-1890 (3/21/00)

John Twachtman: An American Impressionist (2/17/00)

Impressionists at PAFA: From Beaux to Benson (10/18/99)

John Twachtman: An American Impressionist (5/29/99) and updated (10/6/99)

Childe Hassam as Printmaker (9/99)

Impressions of Nature: The Wildfowl Art of Frank W. Benson (8/20/99)

Impressionism in Print: Etching and Lithography by Childe Hassam (2/22/99)

Childe Hassam in the Crocker Art Museum Collection, by Janice T. Driesbach (12/4/98)


TFAO references:

As of 12/5/13 TFAO Digital Library contained


From other websites:

The Ten from artlex.com. Accessed August, 2015.

The Ten from askArt. Accessed August, 2015.

Washington University in St. Louis developed a Graduate Online Lecture Project. Click on "to the lectures," then "Humanities," then "Art History," then "Mike Murphy - Art History - A Double Vision: Stereoscopy, Urban Modernity and Childe Hassam's 'Rainy Day, Boston' " (2002). These lectures are components of doctoral dissertations by the lecturers. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]


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