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Author Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937.

Title Henry Ossawa Tanner : modern spirit / edited by Anna O. Marley.

Imprint Philadelphia [Pa.] : Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts ; Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.13 Tanner,H TAN    Available
Description 308 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
Series A George Gund Foundation book in African American studies
George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies.
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa., Jan. 28-Apr. 15, 2012, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 26-Sept. 9, 2012, and at Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Tex., Oct. 14, 2012-Jan. 6, 2013.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Henry Ossawa Tanner: modern spirit / Anna O. Marley -- Henry Ossawa Tanner in the context of Black artists. Before Tanner / Olivier Meslay ; Tanner and transcendence / Richard J. Powell -- Henry Ossawa Tanner and the expatriate experience. The Resurrection of Lazarus : from the Quartier Latin to the Musée du Luxembourg / Marc Simpson ; Pioneer and sage : Henry Ossawa Tanner and the interwar African American community in Paris / Tyler Stovall ; Tanner, the pillar of Trépied / Jean-Claude Lesage ; Tanner and "Oriental" Africa / Adrienne L. Childs -- Henry Ossawa Tanner and religious painting. A New Testament : Henry Ossawa Tanner, religious discourse, and the "lessons" of art / Marcus Bruce ; "I invited the Christ spirit to manifest in me" : Tanner and symbolism / Robert Cozzolino ; "The dynamo and the virgin" : Henry Ossawa Tanner's religious nocturnes / Hélène Valance ; Christian cosmopolitanism : Henry Ossawa Tanner and the beginning of the end of race / Alan C. Braddock -- Henry Ossawa Tanner's style and techniques. Reproduction troubles : Tanner's "Mothers of the Bible" for the Ladies' Home Journal / Michael Leja ; Pursuit of the ideal effect : the materials and techniques of Henry Ossawa Tanner / Brian Baade, Amber Kerr-Allison, and Jennifer Giacci -- Plates -- Chronology.
Subject Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937 -- Exhibitions.
African American artists -- Biography.
Added Author Marley, Anna O.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Cincinnati Art Museum.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
ISBN 0520270754 paperback
9780520270749 cloth alkaline paper
0520270746 cloth alkaline paper
9780520270756 paperback

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