Frederic Crowninshield: A Renaissance Man of the Gilded Age

University of Massachusetts Press, 2010. Cloth, 8 3/4"x 10 1/4", 448 pages, illus., index. Co-author with Gertrude deG. Wilmers. The first full account of Crowninshield's life and work. Gertrude de G. Wilmers and Julie L. Sloan situate his career in the context of patronage, class, and art and provide an expert analysis of his work in stained glass, mural painting, oil, and watercolor. The book is richly illustrated with artworks by Crowninshield and his contemporaries, student drawings, family photographs, and related works of architecture. New York Times Review