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The Resource Black art ancestral legacy : the African impulse in African-American art

Black art ancestral legacy : the African impulse in African-American art

Label
Black art ancestral legacy : the African impulse in African-American art
Title
Black art ancestral legacy
Title remainder
the African impulse in African-American art
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the impact of African culture upon Black visual artists in the United States and Caribbean (Jamaica, Haiti, and the Bahamas)
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
704/.0396073/007473
Government publication
local government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6538.N5
LC item number
B525 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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Dallas Museum of Art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American art
  • Afro-American art
  • Art, Modern
  • African American art
Label
Black art ancestral legacy : the African impulse in African-American art
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Exhibition itinerary: Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, December 3, 1989-February 25, 1990; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, May 22-August 5, 1990; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September 14-November 18, 1990; Virginia Museum of Art, Richmond, Virginia, January 28, 1991-March 24, 1991"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-301)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Richard R. Brettell -- Foreword and acknowledgments / Alvia J. Wardlaw and Maureen A. McKenna -- Introduction / David C. Driskell -- Heritage reclaimed : an historical perspective and chronology / Edmund Barry Gaither -- African art and African-American folk art : a stylistic and spiritual kinship / Regenia A. Perry -- A spiritual libation : promoting an African heritage in the Black college / Alvia J. Wardlaw -- Black art : making the picture from memory / William Ferris -- Black art in the Caribbean / Ute Stebich -- The song that named the land : the visionary presence of African-American art / Robert Farris Thompson -- Catalogue / Alvia J. Wardlaw -- The artists / Maureen A. McKenna, Elizabeth Simon and Alvia J. Wardlaw
Control code
ocm20491888
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780810931046
Lccn
89023743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20491888
  • (OCoLC)20491888
Label
Black art ancestral legacy : the African impulse in African-American art
Publication
Note
"Exhibition itinerary: Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, December 3, 1989-February 25, 1990; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, May 22-August 5, 1990; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September 14-November 18, 1990; Virginia Museum of Art, Richmond, Virginia, January 28, 1991-March 24, 1991"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-301)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Richard R. Brettell -- Foreword and acknowledgments / Alvia J. Wardlaw and Maureen A. McKenna -- Introduction / David C. Driskell -- Heritage reclaimed : an historical perspective and chronology / Edmund Barry Gaither -- African art and African-American folk art : a stylistic and spiritual kinship / Regenia A. Perry -- A spiritual libation : promoting an African heritage in the Black college / Alvia J. Wardlaw -- Black art : making the picture from memory / William Ferris -- Black art in the Caribbean / Ute Stebich -- The song that named the land : the visionary presence of African-American art / Robert Farris Thompson -- Catalogue / Alvia J. Wardlaw -- The artists / Maureen A. McKenna, Elizabeth Simon and Alvia J. Wardlaw
Control code
ocm20491888
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780810931046
Lccn
89023743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20491888
  • (OCoLC)20491888

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