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Author Jones, Joe, 1909-1963, artist.

Title Joe Jones : radical painter of the American scene / Andrew Walker, general editor ; with essays by Janeen Turk, M. Melissa Wolfe, Kevin Sharp, and Debra Bricker Balken.

Publication Info. St. Louis, MO : Saint Louis Art Museum ; Seattle : in association with University of Washington Press, [2010]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  759.13 J718j 2010    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
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Note "Published in conjunction with the exhibition Joe Jones: Painter of the American Scene, Saint Louis Art Museum, October 10, 2010-January 2, 2011; Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, Tennessee, January 23-April 17, 2011"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-217) and index.
Summary "A long-overdue consideration of the life and work of Joe Jones (1909-1963), an American scene painter and social realist from St. Louis"--Publisher description.
Contents Joseph Jones: a conservative modern in St. Louis / Janeen Turk -- Joe Jones, worker-artist / M. Melissa Wolfe -- Joe Jones and the Dust Bowl: a search for social significance / Andrew Walker -- Joe Jones in Ste. Genevieve / Kevin Sharp -- Joe Jones's New York interactions / Debra Bricker Balken -- Joe Jones's Treasury Department murals / Andrew Walker and Janeen Turk.
Subject Jones, Joe, 1909-1963 -- Exhibitions.
Jones, Joe, 1909-1963. (OCoLC)fst00199000
Regionalism in art -- Exhibitions.
Middle West -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Art and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Art and society. (OCoLC)fst00815432
Regionalism in art. (OCoLC)fst01093230
Middle West. (OCoLC)fst01240052
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01424028
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Walker, Andrew, 1964- editor.
Turk, Janeen, writer of added commentary.
Wolfe, M. Melissa, 1963- writer of added commentary.
Sharp, Kevin, 1957- writer of added commentary.
Balken, Debra Bricker, writer of added commentary.
St. Louis Art Museum, host institution.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens, host institution.
ISBN 9780891780946 (hardcover)
0891780947 (hardcover)
9780891780939 (softcover)
0891780939 (softcover)

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