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Shapiro, Emily D.

Managing editor, Archives of American Art

Emily D. Shapiro's areas of scholarly expertise include U.S. art and visual culture from the eigtheenth through the mid-twentieth century, with a special focus on genre painting, still life, and images of labor. 

Positions

Geographic Focus

Background And Education

Education And Training

  • B.A. in Art History with concentration in American Studies, Kenyon College , Department of Art History 1991 - 1995
  • Ph.D. in Art History, Stanford University , Department of Art and Art History, Thesis: Machine Crafted: The Image of the Artisan in American Genre Painting, 1877-1908 1998 - 2003
  • M.A. in Art History, Stanford University , Department of Art and Art History 1996 - 1999

Research And Grants

Publications

Selected Publications

  • Article

  • Book

  • Chapter

    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Charles Bird King, Ottoe Half Chief, Husband of Eagle of Delight." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 50–51. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Charles Frederic Ulrich, The Glass Engraver." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 128–129. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Charles Ulrich, In the Land of Promise, Castle Garden." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. 166–167. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Eastman Johnson, At the Camp---Spinning Yarns and Whittling." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 92–93. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Eastman Johnson, Cranberry Pickers, Nantucket." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 94–95. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Edward Lamson Henry, Old Westover House." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. 134–135. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Frank Blackwell Mayer, Leisure and Labor." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Gari Melchers, The Embroidress [Portrait of Mrs. Hitchcock]." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 140–141. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "George Caleb Bingham, Cottage Scenery." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "George de Forest Brush, The Indian and the Lily." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 136–137. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "John Frederick Peto, Old Companions." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 144–145. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "John George Brown, The Longshoremen's Noon." In Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. 146–147. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Joseph Decker, Basket of Peaches." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 112–113. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Kenyon Cox, Flying Shadows." In Corcoran Gallery of Art, American Paintings to 1945. Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa K., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. 160–161. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Norman Rockwell, Rosie the Riveter." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 244–245. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Richard Caton Woodville, War News from Mexico." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 66–67. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Robert Henri, Jessica Penn in Black with White Plumes." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 180–181. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Robert Scott Duncanson, Landscape." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 98–99. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. "Thomas Eakins, Professor Benjamin Howard Rand and The Art Student [James Wright]." In Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. 124–127. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2008. "'A Purpose in Every Stroke': Brush's Images of Indian Artistry." In George de Forest Brush: The Indian Paintings. Anderson, Nancy K., editor. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art. 2008
  • Review

Collection Or Series Editor For

Editor Of

  • Book

    • Shapiro, Emily D. 2011. Celebrating the American Spirit: Masterworks from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Crosman, Christopher B. and Shapiro, Emily D., editors. Manchester, VT: Hudson Hills Press. 2011
    • Cash, Sarah, Shapiro, Emily D., Strong, Lisa M., and Carson, Jennifer, editors. 2011. Corcoran Gallery of Art: American Paintings to 1945. Washington, DC;Manchester, Vermont: corcoran Gallery of Art in association with Hudson Hills Press. 2011

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