Wendy Bellion. Citizen Spectator: Art, Illusion, and Visual Perception in Early National America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. xviii + 351 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3388-9.
Reviewed by Aaron Wunsch (University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-SHEAR (August, 2012) Commissioned by Brian Luskey
Seeing Things in the Early Republic