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Author Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988.

Title A history of African-American artists : from 1792 to the present / Romare Bearden & Harry Henderson.

Imprint New York : Pantheon Books, c1993.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Oversize Stacks  704.0396 B38h    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 541 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 479-514) and index.
Contents The late eighteenth and nineteeth centuries : The question of Joshua Johnston ; Robert S. Duncanson ; Edward M. Bannister ; Grafton T. Brown ; Edmonia Lewis ; Henry Ossawa Tanner ; Other significant early artists -- The twenties and the Black Renaissance : Aaron Douglas ; Richard Barthe ; Archibald J. Motley, Jr. ; Palmer C. Hayden ; Augusta Savage ; Malvin Gray Johnson ; W. H. Johnson ; Hale A. Woodruff ; Sargent Johnson -- Emergence of African-American artists during the Depression : three influential people -- Alain Leroy Locke, Charles Christopher Seifert, Mary Beattie Brady -- Charles H. Alston, Eldzier Cortor, Beauford Delancy, Joseph Delaney, Jacob Lawrence, Norman Lewis, Hugie Lee-Smith, Ellis Wilson -- The naive, self-taught artists : William Edmondson, Horace Pippin -- Art departments in African-American colleges : James A. Porter, Lois Mailou Jones, James Lesesne Wells -- Post-World War II African-Amnerican artists : Charles White, Elizabeth Catlett, John. T. Biggers, Carroll H. Simms, Alma W. Thomas, Ed. Wilson, James W. Washington, Jr., Ricahrd Mayhew.
Subject African American art.
African American artists -- Biography
Added Author Henderson, Harry (Harry Brinton), 1914-2003.
ISBN 0394570162

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