New Haven and London: Detroit Institute of Arts / Yale University Press, 2016. Hardcover. Navy cloth, gilt letters on spine & front cover, copper & color illus. dust jacket, 304 pp., many color illus. New in shrinkwrap. Item #172724
Issued in conjunction with a series of 2016-2017 exhibitions of instances of dance as depicted in selected American artwork. "The first major investigation of the visual arts related to American dance, offering an unprecedented, interdisciplinary overview of dance-inspired works from 1830 to 1960. Fourteen essays by renowned historians of art and dance analyze the ways dance influenced many of America's most prominent artists, including George Caleb Bingham, William Sidney Mount, Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent, Cecilia Beaux, Isamu Noguchi, Aaron Douglas, Malvina Hoffman, Edward Steichen, Arthur Davies, William Johnson, and Joseph Cornell." (dj) A thought-provoking approach.
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