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Author Charlot, Jean, 1898-1979.

Title An artist on art : collected essays of Jean Charlot.

Publication Info. Honolulu : University Press of Hawaii, [1972]


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 GDL Brand Library Storage    704.92 C  v.1]    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage    704.92 C  v.2]    Available
Description 2 volumes : illustrations ; 21 cm
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Note Vol. 2 has also special title: Mexican art.
Contents Volume I: PERSPECTIVES -- For People of Good Will -- The Artist as a Copyist -- Abstract versus Concrete -- The Geometry of Art and Life -- Art, Quick or Slow -- From Altamira to Disney -- The Painter Sees the World -- The Critic, the Artist, and Problems of Representation -- Cubism: R.I.P. -- Surrealism -- or the Reason for Unreason -- Public Speaking in Paint -- AMERICAN ART -- All-American -- American Art Today (1959): A Survey -- American Prints: 1913-1947 -- Old Masters for Tomorrow -- Edward Weston -- Louis M. Eilshemius -- Ben Shahn -- Franklin C. Watkins -- Henrietta Shore -- Nature and the Art of Joseph Albers -- A Disney Disquisition -- Murals for Tomorrow -- Art in Hawaii -- Petroglyphs -- An Eighteenth-Century Hawaiian Petroglyph -- Angels over the Altar -- LITURGICAL ART -- Catholic Art in America: Debts and Credits -- Art, Sacred and Otherwise -- Thirty Years at It -- To the Editor of Liturgical Arts -- Catholic Art, its Quandaries -- Eric Gill -- Maritain and the Artist -- El Greco as Mystic -- VARIA -- Reflections of an Occidental Painter on Chinese Ink Painting, after Looking at the Works of Tseng Yu-ho -- A Westerner on Japanese Art -- Illustrating Children's Books -- Pinning Butterflies: Matisse versus Barnes -- Renaissance in Haiti.
Volume II: GENERAL -- Painting and Revolution -- Twenty Centuries of Mexican Art -- PRE-HISPANIC -- Who Discovered America? -- Mayan Art -- A Twelfth Century Mayan Mural -- The Ancient Maya -- The Indian beneath the Skin -- Mexican Heritage -- COLONIAL -- The Saint Christopher of Santiago Tlatelco -- Juan Cordero: A Nineteenth-Century Mexican Muralist -- FOLK -- Mexico of the Poor, 1922 -- Aesthetics of Indian Dances -- The Indian Way -- Pulqueria Painting -- Mexican Ex-Votos -- GRAPHICS -- Portrait of Latin America -- Mexican Prints -- Mexican Printmakers: Manilla -- Jose Guadalupe Posada: Printmaker to the Mexican People -- Posada's Dance of Death -- The Lithographs of Alfredo Zalce -- TWENTIETH CENTURY -- On the Completion of Rivera's First Mural, March 1923 -- Postscript to a Destruction of Frescoes -- Diego Rivera at the Academy of San Carlos -- Diego Rivera in Italy -- Diego Rivera: Watercolors -- Jose Clemente Orozco -- Orozco at the Academy of San Carlos -- Orozco's Stylistic Evolution -- Orozco in New York -- A Review of Alma Reed's J.C. Orozco -- Siqueiros at the Academy of San Carlos -- Xavier Guerrero, Indian Artist -- Carlos Merida -- Rufino Tamayo -- Rufino Tamayo, a Review -- Lola Cueto -- Martinez Pintao -- 1946: Renaissance Revisited.
Subject Art.
Art, Mexican.
Other Form: Online version: Charlot, Jean, 1898-1979. Artist on art. Honolulu, University Press of Hawaii, 1972 (OCoLC)563979799
ISBN 0870221183

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