skip to content
Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals

Author: Kathleen A Foster; Nanette Esseck Brewer; Margaret Contompasis; Indiana University, Bloomington. Art Museum.
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Art Museum in association with Indiana University Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Decorating the Indiana hall at the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition in Chicago was a bold and colourful sequence of paintings by American muralist Thomas Hart Benton. This book features a  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foster, Kathleen A.
Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals.
Bloomington : Indiana University Art Museum in association with Indiana University Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606596695
Named Person: Thomas Hart Benton; Thomas Hart Benton; Thomas Hart Benton; Thomas Hart Benton; Thomas Hart Benton; Thomas Hart (Künstler) Benton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen A Foster; Nanette Esseck Brewer; Margaret Contompasis; Indiana University, Bloomington. Art Museum.
ISBN: 0253337607 9780253337603
OCLC Number: 44509073
Description: 200 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Forewords / Myles Brand, Kenneth R.R. Gros Louis and Curt Simic --
Acknowledgments / Adelheid M. Gealt and Winston Shindell --
Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana Murals / Kathleen A. Foster --
Gatefold: The Indiana Murals --
Color Plates: The Indiana Murals and Related Drawings --
The Anatomy of a Mural: Thomas Hart Benton's Preparatory Drawings / Nanette Esseck Brewer --
The Physical History and Conservation Treatment of Thomas Hart Benton's Indiana Murals / Margaret Contompasis --
Benton as Hoosier Historian: Constructing a Visual Narrative in the Indiana Murals / Nanette Esseck Brewer --
Checklist of Preparatory Drawings for the Indiana Murals in the Indiana University Art Museum.
Responsibility: Kathleen A. Foster, Nanette Esseck Brewer, Margaret Contompasis.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"President Wells saw the Fine Arts Plaza, with the IU Auditorium and its Hall of Murals at its center, as the campus's 'cultural crossroads.' This 75th anniversary publication celebrates Wells' Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44509073> # Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "44509073" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/inu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/bloomington> ; # Bloomington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/mural_painting_and_decoration_american_indiana_bloomington> ; # Mural painting and decoration, American--Indiana--Bloomington
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1393892> ; # Social history of the State of Indiana (Benton, Thomas Hart)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/759.13/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1029575> ; # Mural painting and decoration, American
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Person/benton_thomas_hart_1889_1975> ; # Thomas Hart Benton
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Person/benton_thomas_hart_kunstler> ; # Thomas Hart (Künstler) Benton
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/indiana> ; # Indiana
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/76402137> ; # Thomas Hart Benton
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204604> ; # Indiana
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210515> ; # Indiana--Bloomington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/peinture_et_decoration_murales_americaines_indiana_bloomington> ; # Peinture et décoration murales américaines--Indiana--Bloomington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/peinture_et_decoration_murales_etats_unis_indiana_etats_unis> ; # Peinture et décoration murales--États-Unis--Indiana (États-Unis)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/indiana_etats_unis> ; # Indiana (États-Unis)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ND237> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/indiana_dans_l_art> ; # Indiana dans l'art.
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24846574> ; # Nanette Esseck Brewer
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/56856252> ; # Margaret Contompasis
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/158866517> ; # Indiana University, Bloomington. Art Museum.
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/14924014> ; # Kathleen A. Foster
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/33958158> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606596695> ;
    schema:name "Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals"@en ;
    schema:productID "44509073" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44509073#PublicationEvent/bloomington_indiana_university_art_museum_in_association_with_indiana_university_press_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Agent/indiana_university_art_museum_in_association_with_indiana_university_press> ; # Indiana University Art Museum in association with Indiana University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253337603> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/44509073> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Agent/indiana_university_art_museum_in_association_with_indiana_university_press> # Indiana University Art Museum in association with Indiana University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Indiana University Art Museum in association with Indiana University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Person/benton_thomas_hart_1889_1975> # Thomas Hart Benton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1889" ;
    schema:deathDate "1975" ;
    schema:familyName "Benton" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas Hart" ;
    schema:name "Thomas Hart Benton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Person/benton_thomas_hart_kunstler> # Thomas Hart (Künstler) Benton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Benton" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas Hart (Künstler)" ;
    schema:name "Thomas Hart (Künstler) Benton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/indiana_dans_l_art> # Indiana dans l'art.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indiana dans l'art." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Place/indiana_etats_unis> # Indiana (États-Unis)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indiana (États-Unis)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/mural_painting_and_decoration_american_indiana_bloomington> # Mural painting and decoration, American--Indiana--Bloomington
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088544> ;
    schema:name "Mural painting and decoration, American--Indiana--Bloomington"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/peinture_et_decoration_murales_americaines_indiana_bloomington> # Peinture et décoration murales américaines--Indiana--Bloomington
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Peinture et décoration murales américaines--Indiana--Bloomington"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/33958158#Topic/peinture_et_decoration_murales_etats_unis_indiana_etats_unis> # Peinture et décoration murales--États-Unis--Indiana (États-Unis)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Peinture et décoration murales--États-Unis--Indiana (États-Unis)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1029575> # Mural painting and decoration, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mural painting and decoration, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204604> # Indiana
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indiana" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210515> # Indiana--Bloomington
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Indiana--Bloomington" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1393892> # Social history of the State of Indiana (Benton, Thomas Hart)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Social history of the State of Indiana (Benton, Thomas Hart)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14924014> # Kathleen A. Foster
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Foster" ;
    schema:givenName "Kathleen A." ;
    schema:name "Kathleen A. Foster" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/158866517> # Indiana University, Bloomington. Art Museum.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Indiana University, Bloomington. Art Museum." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24846574> # Nanette Esseck Brewer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Brewer" ;
    schema:givenName "Nanette Esseck" ;
    schema:name "Nanette Esseck Brewer" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56856252> # Margaret Contompasis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Contompasis" ;
    schema:givenName "Margaret" ;
    schema:name "Margaret Contompasis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76402137> # Thomas Hart Benton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1889" ;
    schema:deathDate "1975" ;
    schema:familyName "Benton" ;
    schema:givenName "Thomas Hart" ;
    schema:name "Thomas Hart Benton" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253337603>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0253337607" ;
    schema:isbn "9780253337603" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606596695>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/44509073> ; # Thomas Hart Benton and the Indiana murals
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.