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Title A century of African American art : the Paul R. Jones collection / edited by Amalia Amaki.

Imprint Newark, Del. Brunswick, N.J. : University Museum, University of Delaware, and Rutgers University Press, 2004.

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 PAS Central Library Reference    R 704.03 CEN    Available
Description xvi, 259 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents List of illustrations -- President's statement / David P. Roselle -- Collector's foreword / Paul R. Jones -- Director's foreword / Janis A. Tomlinson -- Introduction / Amalia Amaki -- Political sight : on collecting art and culture / Amalia K. Amaki -- Collage and photomontage : Bearden's spiralist reflections of America and Africa / Sharon Pruitt -- Nanette Carter's discursive modernism : the collage aesthetic in Light over Soweto #5 / Ann Eden Gibson -- Reign(ing) in color : towards a wilder history of American art / Ikem Stanley Okoye -- On the surface : color, skin, and paint / Marcia R. Cohen and Diana McClintock -- Collecting memory : portraiture, posing, and desire / Carla Williams -- Flash from the past : hidden messages in the photographs of Prentice Herman Polk / Amalia K. Amaki -- African American printmakers : toward a more democratic art / Winston Kennedy -- Afterword : an appreciation / Margaret Andersen -- Preservation for posterity : the Paul R. Jones photography collection / Debra Hess Norris -- Artists' biographies -- Notes on contributors.
Subject Jones, Paul R. (Paul Raymond), 1928- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
University of Delaware -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
African American art -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
African American art -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Art -- Private collections -- Delaware -- Newark -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Amaki, Amalia.
ISBN 0813534569 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813534577 (pbk. : alk. paper) : $29.95

 
    
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