Facing History: The Black Image in American Art, 1710-1940

Facing History: The Black Image in American Art, 1710-1940

by Guy C. McElroy, Henry Louis Gates Jr.
     
 

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Originally published to accompany an exhibition at the Corcoran, this volume examines the work of more than 70 artists, including Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent and Ben Shahn, showing how their representations reflect changing attitudes about and images of blacks, and examines the efforts of African-American artists to counter old stereotypes. Illustrated. (Feb.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780938491392
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
11/28/1991
Pages:
190
Product dimensions:
10.62(w) x 14.90(h) x 1.22(d)

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