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Author Chevlowe, Susan.

Title Common man, mythic vision : the paintings of Ben Shahn / Susan Chevlowe ; with contributions by Diana L. Linden ... [et al.].

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.13 Shahn,B CHE    Available
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.13 Shahn,B CHE    Available
Description xvi, 194 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Jewish Museum, New York, Nov. 8, 1998-Mar. 7, 1999, the Allentown Art Museum, Pennsylvania, Mar. 28-June 27, 1999, and the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan, July 25-Oct. 31, 1999.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [190]-192) and index.
Contents Bull in a China shop: an introduction to Ben Shahn / Susan Chevlowe -- Ben Shahn's New Deal murals: Jewish identity in the American scene / Diana L. Linden -- Ben Shahn and postwar American art: shared visions / Stephen Polcari -- Allegory in the work of Ben Shahn / Frances K. Pohl.
Subject Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Linden, Diana L.
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969.
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)
Allentown Art Museum.
Detroit Institute of Arts.
ISBN 0691004064 : $45.00
0691004072 (pbk.)

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