The Ashcan School, also called the Ash Can School, was an artistic movement in the United States during the early 20th century that is best known for works portraying scenes of daily life in New York, often in the city's poorer neighborhoods. The best known artists working in this style included Robert Henri (1865–1929), George Luks (1867–1933), William Glackens (1870–1938), John Sloan (1871–1951), and Everett Shinn (1876–1953).
Elizabeth - The Ash Can School. From the debut album "First Excommunications" (2007).
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The Ever Blooming Knockout Rose.
Realists sought a new objectivity with which they could record the phenomena of life with scientific detachment and meticulous care. The artist tried to avoid allowing his own subjective impressions into their presentation of the characters and action of his narratives.
Ashcan School: Ashcan School, group of American realist painters based in New York City in the early 20th century. The group’s most prominent figures were known as The Eight. This article is a stub. You can learn more about this topic in the related articles below. Alternative Title: Ash Can school. Ashcan School, group of American realist painters based in New York City in the early 20th century.
The final reference to the ash heaps is at the moment of the murder-suicide, as George skulks towards Gatsby floating in his pool. Again, the ashy world is "fantastic"-a word that smacks of scary fairy tales and ghost stories, particularly when combined with the eerie description of Wilson as a "gliding figure" and the oddly shapeless and out of focus ("amorphous") trees