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Victor Arnautoff and the politics of art

Author: Robert W Cherny
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2017.
Series: Working class in American history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Victor Arnautoff, an artist, was born in 1896 in the Russian empire. After serving as a cavalry officer in WWI and then in the White Siberian army during the Russian Civil War, he became part of the Russian diaspora, working for a Chinese warlord, studying art in San Francisco, and working with Diego Rivera in Mexico. This text examines his life and work.
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Livres numériques
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Cherny, Robert W.
Victor Arnautoff and the politics of art.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016037404
(OCoLC)956633848
Named Person: Victor Michail Arnautoff; Victor Michail Arnautoff; Victor Michail Arnautoff
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W Cherny
ISBN: 9780252099243 0252099249
OCLC Number: 1039055400
Description: 1 ressource en ligne.
Contents: Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; 1: Childhood in a Troubled Land, 1896-1914; 2: "The Ineptitude of Command," 1915-1921; 3: Wandering Russians, 1921-1925; 4: "The Best Pupil in the Class," 1925-1929; 5: "Under Rivera's Guidance," 1929-1931; 6: "Perhaps the Most Gifted of the Local Muralists," 1931-1935; 7: King of Parilia, 1935-1941; 8: Art, Politics, and War, 1941-1945; 9: DETCOM and COMSAB, 1945-1953; 10: "An Unwanted Guest in America," 1953-1961; 11: "I Am Home," 1962-1979. Appendix: Arnautoff's Public MuralsNotes; Selected Sources; Index; About the Author.
Series Title: Working class in American history.
Responsibility: Robert W. Cherny.

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Victor Arnautoff, an artist, was born in 1896 in the Russian empire. After serving as a cavalry officer in WWI and then in the White Siberian army during the Russian Civil War, he became part of the Russian diaspora, working for a Chinese warlord, studying art in San Francisco, and working with Diego Rivera in Mexico. This text examines his life and work.

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