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|Named Person:||Jane Frank; Jane Frank|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Yoseloff; Jane Frank
|Description:||51 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm|
|Responsibility:||text by Thomas Yoseloff.|
Table of Contents:
The book does not have a table of contents page. The contents are described in the "Notes" below.
The artist Jane Frank (Jane Schenthal Frank) was born Jane Babette Schenthal in Baltimore on July 25, 1918, and died in Baltimore on May 31, 1986. This book is the exhibition catalogue for Jane Frank's 1975 solo retrospective exhibition at Towson State College (now Towson University). The book contains no formal table of contents. The contents, which are extensive enough for the book to be considered a real monograph on the artist, are here described. p.1: [Title page] Jane Frank: a Retrospective Exhibition -- Text by Thomas Yoseloff -- New York and London: A. S. Barnes and Company p.2: copyright 1975 by A. S. Barnes & Co. Inc. -- PHOTOGRAPHERS WHO HAVE CONTRIBUTED WORK FOR THIS CATALOGUE AND SLIDES: The Holmes I. Mettee Studio, Inc.; Morton Tadder Associates; Allen Polansky, Photography; Barbara Young, Photographer -- Manufactured in the United States of America pp. 3-40: Biographical and critical essay by Thomas Yoseloff on the life and work of Jane Frank (Jane Schenthal Frank), interspersed with both black and white photos and color plates of the artist's paintings, mixed media works on canvas, and sculptures. Includes a black and white photo of the artist on page 3. pp.25-32: Twelve color plate images of works by Jane Frank. pp.41-44: A thorough summary of Jane Frank's career in the form of several headed lists. The headings are as follows: ART EDUCATION; GROUP EXHIBITIONS; WORK REPRESENTED IN MUSEUMS AND OTHER COLLECTIONS; PREVIOUS SOLO SHOWINGS; BOOKS; COMMISSIONS. pp.45-51: CATALOGUE OF THE EXHIBITION. Headings: PAINTINGS; DRAWINGS; SCULPTURES. Additional black and white images of Jane Frank's art are interspersed with the contents of pages 41-51. The front cover features a color image of Jane Frank's "Ledge of Light" (1974). The back cover is blank. The book is a quality paperback with glossy cover, slightly under 9 inches wide and slightly over 9 inches tall.