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The Art of William Edmondson

by William Edmondson

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Published by Univ Pr of Mississippi (Trd) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk Art,
  • History - African American,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Sculpture,
  • Black Art,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • 1882?-1951,
  • Edmondson, William,,
  • Exhibitions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9768527M
    ISBN 101578061806
    ISBN 109781578061808

    The art of William Edmondson. [William Edmondson; Robert Farris Thompson] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you.   William Edmondson was the first black artist to have a solo show at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), New York in He grew up near Nashville, Tennessee. Edmondson’s father, George, died when he was quite young and his mother Jane became a farm worker to support the family.

    Paperback octavo, 96 pages including photographic images, stiff black and white pictorial wrappers. 10 7/8" H x 8 1/4" W x 1/4" D. 4th item: The Art of William Edmondson, Cheekwood Museum of Art exhibition catalog, by Robert Farris Thomspn, et al., pages including photographic images, hardbound in grey cloth with grey paper sides. william edmondson: visions in stone, montclair art museum lajolla museum of contemporary art folk carvings by will edmondson, museum of early american folk arts (now museum of american folk art) (new york) will edmondson ’s mirkels, cheekwood museum of art (nashville) william edmondson, nashville artists guild

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Art of William Edmondson by Cheekwood Museum of Art Staff (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Author by: William Edmondson Languange: en Publisher by: Univ. Press of Mississippi Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 73 Total Download: File Size: 55,9 Mb Description: A native of Nashville and the son of former slaves, William Edmondson ( - ) was the first African American artist to be featured in a solo show at New York's Museum of Modern Art .


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