Talk:Nocturne (painting)

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No mention of John Atkinson Grimshaw? Whistler himself acknowledged Grimshaw as the father of the Nocturne.

Just a side comment about this - if anyone reads this and wonders about it: Nocturnes are not a movement but a term which could mean: 1) a night painting (generally), or 2) Whistlers approach to painted a veiled depiction. So, there's no "father" of nocturnes.--CaroleHenson (talk) 19:41, 1 September 2012 (UTC)
Archived non-applicable comments as the article needed to be rewritten

Nocturnes by artists of other movements[edit]

Now that the American artists are moved over to an article specific to American artists, what remains are some Victorian artists and Impressionists. Since this is not a thorough representation of the artists that did nocturnes - what should be done with this list?

Other artists who also created nocturne scenes are:

Thanks!--CaroleHenson (talk) 08:38, 1 September 2012 (UTC)

Article likely needs more help[edit]

This article contained content that was about 80% about American artists. So a new article was created Nocturne (American paintings)

I'm still not sure how appropriate the content and selection of images are, though. Any direction would be great!--CaroleHenson (talk) 09:27, 1 September 2012 (UTC)

Copy paste?[edit]

I had added this tag, but it may be that it's the reverse - that the information in the e-book came from WP. {{Copy paste|url=|date=August 2012}}

I thought I'd post it here, though, to scope it out.--CaroleHenson (talk) 09:44, 1 September 2012 (UTC)

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