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Thomas Cole

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Thomas Cole Biography

Thomas Cole was born on February 1, 1801, in the town of Bolton-le-Moor in Lancashire, England, into the family of James Cole, a woolen manufacturer, and his wife Mary. According to some accounts, the first fourteen years of Thomas’ life were spent in great misery. In 1810, at the age of nine, Thomas was sent to school in the city of Chester, where he allegedly suffered from malnutrition, harsh discipline and..

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Thomas Cole Bibliography

Art of the United States of America. 1675-1975. by A. Chegodayev. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1976. (in Russian)

The Life and Works of Thomas Cole by Louis Legrand Noble, Elliot S. Vesell (Editor). Black Dome Pr, 1997.

Thomas Cole (Famous Artists Series) by Matthew Baigell. Watson-Guptill Pubns, 1988.

Thomas Cole's Poetry: The Collected Poems of America's Foremost Painter of the Hudson River School by Thomas Cole, Marshall B. Tymn (Editor). George Shumway Pub, 1972.

Thomas Cole by Earl A Powell. Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, NY (1990).

from Broome County Public Library, Binghamton

All That is Glorious Around Us. Paintings from the Hudson River School by John Driscoll. Cornell University Press (1997)

Hudson River School Visions. The Landscapes of Sanford R.Gifford. by Kevin J. Avery, Eleanor Jones Harvey, Franklin Kelly and Heidi Applegate. The Metropolitan Museum of Art (2003).

American Paradise: The World of the Hudson River School by Kevin J. Avery. The Metropolitan Museum of Art (19873).

Hudson River And Its Painters by Hudson River And Its Painters by John K. Howat. Random House Value Publishing (1988)