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Douglas, Aaron

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Works: 59 works in 104 publications in 3 languages and 1,873 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Drama  Fiction  History  Periodicals  Sermons  Autographs  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS3519.O2625, 811.5
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Most widely held works by Aaron Douglas
God's trombones : seven negro sermons in verse by James Weldon Johnson( Book )
19 editions published between 1927 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Seven sermons in verse inspired by memories of sermons by black preachers heard by Mr. Johnson in childhood
The story of the American Negro by Ina Corinne Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Plays of Negro life; a source-book of native American drama by Alain Locke( Book )
5 editions published between 1927 and 1969 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Black magic by Paul Morand( Book )
5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
A group of stories on the modern Negro
Caroling dusk; an anthology of verse by Negro poets by Countee Cullen( Book )
2 editions published between 1927 and 1968 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Fire!! : a quarterly devoted to the younger Negro artists ( serial )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Gib mein Volk frei : acht Negerpredigten by James Weldon Johnson( Book )
2 editions published between 1938 and 1939 in Dutch and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The new Negro: an interpretation by Alain Locke( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Part I, The Negro renaissance: The New Negro; Negro Art and America; The Negro in American Literature; Negro Youth speaks; Fiction; Poetry; Drama; Music; The Negro digs up his Past; Part II, The New Negro in a New World: The Negro Pioneers; The New frontage on American Life; The New Scene; The Negro and the American Tradition; Worlds of Color
New acquisitions 2008 : African-American masters collection by Sheldon Museum of Art( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Hughes : [six poems] by Langston Hughes( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Art in the archives : the origins of the art representing the core of the Aaron Douglas Collection from the Amistad Research Center by Margaret Rose Vendryes( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Retrospective exhibition, paintings by Aaron Douglas : March 21-April 15, 1971 : Carl Van Vechten Gallery of Fine Arts by Aaron Douglas( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Aaron Douglas : African American modernist by Susan Elizabeth Earle( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"In paintings, murals, and book illustrations, Aaron Douglas (1899-1979) produced the most powerful visual legacy of the Harlem Renaissance, prompting the philosopher and writer Alain Locke to dub him the "father of Black American art." Douglas's role, as well as that of the Harlem Renaissance in general, in the evolution of American modernism deserves close scholarly attention - attention it finally receives in this illustrated book on his life and work. Its authors argue that Douglas's work opened doors for African American artists in Harlem and beyond, and that it invited a dialogue with modernism that put African American life, labor, and freedom, along with African traditions and motifs, at its center. New information emerges from these pages, reflecting the rich interchange between the visual arts, music, dance, literature, and politics that shaped Douglas's work and also defined the Harlem Renaissance."--Jacket
Building more stately mansions by Aaron Douglas( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
Image depicts abstract painting of cityscape with laborers in the foreground
Artist file : Aaron Douglas by Aaron Douglas( Archival Material )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Assembled file includes clippings, photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, postcards, press releases, slides, resumes, reviews, exhibition ephemera
Aaron Douglas by Bob Clark( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Crucifixion by Aaron Douglas( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
Image depicts view of painting of man carrying cross while sep
Into Bondage by Aaron Douglas( Computer File )
in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
; Universal Color Slide
Let my people go by Aaron Douglas( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aaron Douglas
Aaron Douglas Amerikaans kunstschilder (1898-1979)
Aaron Douglas artiste
Aaron Douglas pintor estadounidense
Аарон Дуглас
آرون داگلاس نقاش آمریکایی
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