Forging an American Identity: The Art of William Ranney
By Linda Bantel and Peter H. Hassrick, with essays by Sarah E. Boehme and Mark Bockrath
Edited by Kathleen Luhrs
150 color plates
11 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches
This catalogue features comprehensive information on all of William Ranney's presently known and documented works, a number of which are recent discoveries. Paintings are fully illustrated in color, with a contextual essay on each. The catalogue also features essays on the life and work of the artist by Linda Bantel; on his paintings of the American West by Sarah E. Boehme; and a discussion of the materials used and the conservation of his work by Mark Bockrath.