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Edgar Payne the Scenic Journey Released In Conjunction With The Traveling Exhibition Organized By The Pasadena Museum Of California Art, Edgar Payne The Scenic Journey Presents Than Reproductions Of Payne S Paintings, Drawings, And Decorative Arts, As Well As Rarely Seen Photographs From The Artist S Travels And Selections From His Personal Collection Of Compositional Studies Not just a wonderful classic which it is , but also a book to teach those of us who paint landscapes, particularly landscapes of the west Oh, and the biographical information is nice, too I have been an Edgar Payne enthusiast ever since art school and that was decades ago This book defines what so many feel and think of his works And for the purchase price, not only do you get a great biography of the man but also full color and full page illustrations I own an Edgar Payne drawing and if I had the money available I d also have an original Edgar Payne painting hanging in my home This book is well worth the money and to me Payne defines what Southern California landscape painting is and should be Enough with this modernist attitude of art for art s sake and I agree with Payne on that subject wholeheartedly BUY THE BOOK This book has the best full color plates from which the fledgling artist can see the expression and brushstrokes that made Payne such a prolific and successful painter The historical perspective was well defined and gives a glimpse of the pioneer spirit of this early western artist and his wife, who was also an extremely talented artist in her own right Payne s California Sierra landscapes are particularly poignant in that they give a glimpse to the reason why so many people have been drawn to the spectacular variety of scenery of California I bought this book as a compliment to Payne s Composition of Outdoor Painting, which is the definitive book for outdoor painters. I bought this book because I am studying how to improve my landscape and seascape paintings I am thrilled with this book This will be one of my treasured art books I have not read it yet but the color images of Paynes work is beautifully documented with clear beautiful photos of his work through out The pages are printed on high quality paper and the size of the paintings fill up the page No tiny photos of the paintings here It is an awesome book and I would highly recommend it Money well spent

About the Author: Scott A Shields

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