Max Lieberman, Birches Along the Shore, 1918
Max Lieberman, View of the Terraces, 1920
Louis Corinth, The Large Buddha Statue, 1911
Max Slevogt, 1921
The connections between the American Romantic literature of Cooper and Poe via translations into French and German by Baudelaire, Mallarme, and others with commercial illustrations by Impressionist masters Manet and Slevogt. There is certainly something worth thinking about here- the appeal of the American wilderness undoubtedly captivated these urbane French and German artists in a different way than the Pacific cultures from Japan to Fiji.