Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden

by Lowery Stokes Sims
     
 
Romare Bearden (1912-1988) reinterpreted the French tradition of collage by combining it with American Jazz Age music and heroic literature to "declare the life and vibrancy of African-American culture...in the post-technological world." Written by Lowery Stokes Sims, Associate Curator of the Twentieth Century Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this edition of the

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Romare Bearden (1912-1988) reinterpreted the French tradition of collage by combining it with American Jazz Age music and heroic literature to "declare the life and vibrancy of African-American culture...in the post-technological world." Written by Lowery Stokes Sims, Associate Curator of the Twentieth Century Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this edition of the Rizzoli Art Series celebrates Bearden's elevation of traditional African-American themes to the inspiring levels of the great masters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847815814
Publisher:
Rizzoli
Publication date:
04/01/1993
Series:
Rizzoli Art Ser.
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
10.27(w) x 13.98(h) x 0.16(d)

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