Further Reading


Bercovitch, Sacvan. The American Jeremiad. Madison: Univ. of Wisconsin Press, 1978. -------. The Puritan Origins of the American Self. New Haven: Yale U P, 1975.

Black, Mary C. Erastus Salisbury Field, 1805-1900. Springfield, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1984.

-------. "Erastus Salisbury Field and the Sources of His Inspiration," in Antiques (83:2), 1963. pp. 201-206.

-------. "Rediscovery: Erastus Salisbury Field," in Art in America (54:1), 1966. pp. 49- 56.

Dods, Agnes M. "A Checklist of Portraits and Paintings by Erastus Salisbury Field," in Art in America (32:1), 1944. pp. 32-40.

Feld, Stuart Paul. "The Tradition of the Primitive Imagination--Denied, " in Antiques (83:2), 1963. pp. 99-101.

Getlein, Frank. "The Fantasy World of a Yankee Painter," in Smithsonian (15:5), August 1984. pp. 60-71.

Jaffee, David. "One of the Primitive Sort: Portrait Makers of the Rural North, 1760-1860," in Steven Hahn and Jonathan Prude, eds., The Countryside in the Age of Capitalist Transformation: Essays in the Social History of Rural America (Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press, 1985). pp. 103-140.

Kammen, Michael. Mystic Chords of Memory: The Transformation of Tradition in American Culture. New York: Vintage Books, 1993.

Lipman, Jean, and Alice Winchester, eds. Primitive Painters in America. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1950.

Moorhead, James H. American Apocalypse: Yankee Protestants and the Civil War, 1860- 69 New Haven: Yale U P, 1978.

Robinson, Frederick B. "The Eighth Wonder of Erastus Salisbury Field," in American Heritage (14:3), 1963. pp. 12-17.

-------. "Erastus Salisbury Field," in Art in America (30:4), 1942. pp. 244-253.

Rumford, Beatrix T., ed. American Folk Paintings (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center Series). Boston: Little, Brown, 1988.

Smith, Henry Nash. Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ. Press, 1950.

Staiti, Paul. "Ideology and Rhetoric in Erastus Salisbury Field's The Historical Monument of the American Republic" in Winterthur Portfolio (27:1), 1992. pp. 29-43.

Updike, John. "Yankee Seer," in Art and Antiques (Jan. 1985). pp. 74-81.

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