Authors/Contributors

Patricia Newman

Document Type

Article

Date

Summer 1978

Embargo Period

2-15-2011

Keywords

Syracuse University Special Collections, Frederick Lear, Lillian Lear, modern art, architecture

Language

English

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Modern Art and Architecture | Theory and Criticism

Description/Abstract

This article describes the journals and sketches of Frederick and Lillian Lear, now housed in Syracuse University Special Collections. The couple toured Europe just a few years before the dawn of World War I. Frederick, an architecture professor at Syracuse University, critiqued the style of European art and architecture of the time, while Lillian offered interesting observations of Eueopean culture.

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