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The arts in modern American civilization

Author: John Atlee Kouwenhoven
Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton [1967, ©1948]
Series: Norton library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Atlee Kouwenhoven
ISBN: 039300404X 9780393004045
OCLC Number: 840723
Notes: Originally published in 1948 under title: Made in America.
Description: 259 pages illustrations 20 cm.
Contents: Art in America --
What is vernacular? --
Two traditions in conflict --
The practical and the aesthetic --
The figure in the carpet --
To make all things new --
Seeing is believing --
The artist's dilemma --
Space and chance --
Stone, steel, and jazz.
Series Title: Norton library.
Other Titles: Made in America
Responsibility: [by] John A. Kouwenhoven. Introd. by Mark Van Doren.

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