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Written by:
Dr. Geraldine Pelles  Search this
Published by:
Prentice Hall, American, founded 1913  Search this
Owned by:
Loïs Mailou Jones, American, 1905 - 1998  Search this
ink on paper
H x W x D: 8 × 5 7/16 × 5/8 in. (20.3 × 13.8 × 1.6 cm)
Place depicted:
England, Europe
France, Europe
Paperback copy with 180 pages. At the top of the front cover there is black printed text on a white background which reads [ART, ARTISTS / & SOCIETY / Origins of a Modern Dilemma / Painting in England and France, 1750-1850 / by Geraldine Pelles]. Below this is an image of an artist seated on a chair with a red and green background. The bottom left corner has a price and half circle logo for the [A Spectrum Book] series. The spine has [PELLES] printed in orange, the title in black, and the logo in blue. The back cover has two images, a quote from E.H. Gombrich, and a description of the book. The reverse front cover has a black and white bookplate with three images of Lois Mailou Jones which reads [Lois Jones / Pierre-Noel / EX LIBRIS]. The book has a handwritten inscription.
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture