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Book awards: Charles C. Eldredge Prize

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Works (28)

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Views and visions : American landscape before 1830 by Edward J. Nygren1989
Reading American Photographs: Images As History, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans by Alan Trachtenbergco-winner, 1990
Realism, Writing, Disfiguration: On Thomas Eakins and Stephen Crane by Michael Friedco-winner, 1990
Public Sculpture and the Civic Ideal in New York City, 1890-1930 by Michele H. Bogart1991
Hiram Powers Vermont Sculptor, 1805-1873 Volume I Life Volume II Catalogue of Works by Richard P. Wunder1992
Benton, Pollock, and the Politics of Modernism: From Regionalism to Abstract Expressionism by Erika Doss1993
Spiritual Spectacles: Vision and Image in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Shakerism (Religion in North America) by Sally M. Promey1994
The Empire of the Eye: Landscape Representation and American Cultural Politics, 1825-1875 by Angela Miller1995
Reframing Abstract Expressionism: Subjectivity and Painting in the 1940s by Michael Leja1996
Creating Picturesque America by Sue Rainey1997
Inventing the Modern Artist: Art and Culture in Gilded Age America by Sarah Burns1998
Machine in the Studio: Constructing the Postwar American Artist by Caroline A. Jones1999
The Great American Thing: Modern Art and National Identity, 1915-1935 (Ahmanson-Murphy Fine Arts Books) by Wanda Corn2000
Joseph Cornell: Stargazing in the Cinema by Jodi Hauptman2001
Picturing Chinatown: Art and Orientalism in San Francisco by Anthony W. Lee2002
Outlaw Representation: Censorship and Homosexuality in Twentieth-Century American Art by Richard Meyer2003
Shooting Kennedy: JFK and the Culture of Images by David M. Lubin2004
Winslow Homer: The Nature of Observation by Elizabeth Johns2005
Art in a Season of Revolution: Painters, Artisans, and Patrons in Early America by Margaretta M. Lovell2006
Picturing the City by Rebecca Zurier2007
Pre-Modernism: Art-World Change and American Culture from the Civil War to the Armory Show by JoAnne Marie Mancini2008
Pop L.A.: Art and the City in the 1960s by Cécile Whiting2009
Monument Wars: Washington, D.C., the National Mall, and the Transformation of the Memorial Landscape by Kirk Savage2010
The Modern Eye: Stieglitz, MoMA, and the Art of the Exhibition, 1925-1934 by Kristina Wilson2011
Slaves Waiting for Sale: Abolitionist Art and the American Slave Trade by Maurie D. McInnis2012
Thomas Hart Benton and the American Sound (M Bento .M39 2012) by Leo G. Mazow2013
Citizen Spectator: Art, Illusion, and Visual Perception in Early National America by Wendy Bellion2014
Isamu Noguchi's Modernism: Negotiating Race, Labor, and Nation, 1930-1950 by Amy Lyford2015

Award description

The Charles C. Eldredge Prize is awarded annually by the Smithsonian American Art Museum for outstanding scholarship in the field of American art. A cash award of $3,000 is made to the author of a recent book-length publication that provides new insight into works of art, the artists who made them, or aspects of history and theory that enrich our understanding of America's artistic heritage. Funding for the Charles C. Eldredge Prize is provided by the American Art Forum, a patrons' support organization of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The prize was instituted to honor Charles C. Eldredge, who founded the American Art Forum in 1986 during his tenure as director of the museum.

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