Coverart for item
The Resource Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 : deep blues, edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer, with contributions by John Berger [and others]

Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 : deep blues, edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer, with contributions by John Berger [and others]

Label
Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 : deep blues
Title
Bill Traylor, 1854-1949
Title remainder
deep blues
Statement of responsibility
edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer, with contributions by John Berger [and others]
Title variation
Deep blues
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Bill Traylor, born into slavery in 1854, began to draw at the age of 82 in 1939 when he moved from the plantation where he was born to Montgomery, Alabama. He has become an almost mythical figure in the history of American folk art
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1854-1949
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Traylor, Bill
Dewey number
759.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • NC139.T69
  • ND237.T617
LC item number
  • A4 1999
  • A4 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Helfenstein, Josef
  • Kurzmeyer, Roman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Traylor, Bill
  • Traylor, Bill
  • Traylor, Bill
Label
Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 : deep blues, edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer, with contributions by John Berger [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Catalog for an exhibition held at the Robert Hull Fleming Museum at the University of Vermont, Burlington (June 17 - August 22, 1999)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From a speech by John Berger -- Plow and pencil / Roman Kurzmeyer -- Bill Traylor: artist-bricoleur / Peter Morrin -- Bill Traylor: inside the outsider / Lowery Stokes Sims -- Bill Traylor and Charles Shannon: a historic encounter in Montgomery / Josef Helfenstein -- High singing blue / Phil Patton -- Photographs by Charles Shannon -- Images of the South: the photographs of Charles Shannon / Josef Helfenstein -- Looking at Bill Traylor: observations on the reception of his work / Alfred M. Fischer -- The life and times of Bill Traylor (1854-1949) / Roman Kurzmeyer -- The Depression in Montgomery, Alabama / Eugenia Carter Shannon -- Race relations in Montgomery, Alabama, 1930's-1940's / Eugenia Carter Shannon
Control code
ocm43791471
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780300081633
Lccn
99061810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41660306
  • (OCoLC)43791471
Label
Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 : deep blues, edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer, with contributions by John Berger [and others]
Publication
Note
Catalog for an exhibition held at the Robert Hull Fleming Museum at the University of Vermont, Burlington (June 17 - August 22, 1999)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From a speech by John Berger -- Plow and pencil / Roman Kurzmeyer -- Bill Traylor: artist-bricoleur / Peter Morrin -- Bill Traylor: inside the outsider / Lowery Stokes Sims -- Bill Traylor and Charles Shannon: a historic encounter in Montgomery / Josef Helfenstein -- High singing blue / Phil Patton -- Photographs by Charles Shannon -- Images of the South: the photographs of Charles Shannon / Josef Helfenstein -- Looking at Bill Traylor: observations on the reception of his work / Alfred M. Fischer -- The life and times of Bill Traylor (1854-1949) / Roman Kurzmeyer -- The Depression in Montgomery, Alabama / Eugenia Carter Shannon -- Race relations in Montgomery, Alabama, 1930's-1940's / Eugenia Carter Shannon
Control code
ocm43791471
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780300081633
Lccn
99061810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41660306
  • (OCoLC)43791471

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974000 -88.45785
Processing Feedback ...