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Romare Bearden, his life & art

Author: Myron Schwartzman; Romare Bearden
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1990. ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography and art are mixed easily in this exhaustive but not exhausting study of the great collagist's work. Schwartzman forgets nothing in this treasure chest.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schwartzman, Myron.
Romare Bearden, his life & art.
New York : H.N. Abrams, 1990
(OCoLC)645785664
Named Person: Romare Bearden; Romare Bearden; Romare Bearden
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Myron Schwartzman; Romare Bearden
ISBN: 0810931087 9780810931084
OCLC Number: 21042139
Description: 320 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Foreword / August Wilson --
Introduction: the oldest of places, 1911-23 --
Conversation 1: of Mechlenburg, memory, and the blues --
Mill hand's lunch basket, Pittsburgh in the 1920s --
The eagle flies on Friday, Harlem in the 1930s --
A mosaic of friends --
Rites of spring, the 1940s --
Seabreeze, the 1950s --
In the Bear/den --
Reinventing collage, 1960-76 --
Conversation 4. The prevalence of ritual --
The voyager returns, 1976-88.
Other Titles: Romare Bearden, his life and art
Romare, his life & art
Romare Bearden
Responsibility: by Myron Schwartzman ; foreword by August Wilson.

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A full-length biographical and critical study of Romare Bearden, one of America's best-known collagists. It includes conversations between the author and artist as well as reminiscences by the  Read more...

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