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Author Chevlowe, Susan.

Title Common man, mythic vision : the paintings of Ben Shahn / Susan Chevlowe ; with contributions by Diana L. Linden .. [and others]..

Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  759.13 SHA NEWBKS    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  OVERSIZE 759.13 S525C    Check Shelf
Description xvi, 194 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Jewish Museum, New York, Nov. 8, 1998-Mar. 7, 1999, the Allentown Art Museum, Pennsylvania, Mar. 28-June 27, 1999, and the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan, July 25-Oct. 31, 1999.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [190]-192) and index.
Contents A Bull in a China Shop: An Introduction to Ben Shahn / Susan Chevlowe -- Ben Shahn's New Deal Murals: Jewish Identity in the American Scene / Diana L. Linden -- Ben Shahn and Postwar American Art: Shared Visions / Stephen Polcari -- Allegory in the Work of Ben Shahn / Frances K. Pohl -- Catalogue of the Exhibition -- Chronology / Howard Greenfeld.
Subject Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Linden, Diana L.
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969.
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)
Allentown Art Museum.
Detroit Institute of Arts.
ISBN 0691004064 cloth alkaline paper
0691004072 paperback alkaline paper
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