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The Resource Aaron Douglas : art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance, Amy Helene Kirschke

Aaron Douglas : art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance, Amy Helene Kirschke

Label
Aaron Douglas : art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance
Title
Aaron Douglas
Title remainder
art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Amy Helene Kirschke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aaron Douglas (1899-1979) is the leading visual artist of the Harlem Renaissance, the first African-American to explore modernism and to reflect African art in his paintings, murals, and illustrations. His work is a vivid record both of his achievement and of the distinctive imprint of the Harlem Renaissance upon American culture. This exploration of Douglas's life and career is filled with reproductions of his art. From previously unavailable source materials, including letters to his wife, Amy Kirschke traces the struggle of this fascinating artist to advance the Harlem Renaissance and to establish its particular imprint
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirschke, Amy Helene
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Douglas, Aaron
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Douglas, Aaron
  • Douglas, Aaron
  • African American artists
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Label
Aaron Douglas : art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance, Amy Helene Kirschke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[149]-158) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 166 p., [64] p. of plates
Isbn
9780878057757
Lccn
94044276
Other physical details
82 ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm31606894
Label
Aaron Douglas : art, race, and the Harlem Renaissance, Amy Helene Kirschke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[149]-158) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 166 p., [64] p. of plates
Isbn
9780878057757
Lccn
94044276
Other physical details
82 ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm31606894

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