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The Resource Face value : portraiture in the age of abstraction, Brandon Brame Fortune, Wendy Wick Reaves, David C. Ward ; with Patricia Quealy ; and a new poem for this volume by John Ashbery

Face value : portraiture in the age of abstraction, Brandon Brame Fortune, Wendy Wick Reaves, David C. Ward ; with Patricia Quealy ; and a new poem for this volume by John Ashbery

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Face value : portraiture in the age of abstraction
Title
Face value
Title remainder
portraiture in the age of abstraction
Statement of responsibility
Brandon Brame Fortune, Wendy Wick Reaves, David C. Ward ; with Patricia Quealy ; and a new poem for this volume by John Ashbery
Title variation
Portraiture in the age of abstraction
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Contributor
Author
Host institution
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A groundbreaking reassessment of the reinvention of portraiture in America between 1945 and 1975 - the period when the abstract expressionists reached international prominence - this new volume presents fifty-five innovative portrait paintings, drawings, prints, and sculptures. It includes works by Joan Brown, Alice Neel, Elaine de Kooning, Larry Rivers, Marisol Escobar, Alex Katz, Romare Bearden, Fairfield Porter, Jamie Wyeth, and Andy Warhol, amongst others. It also features a poem by leading New York School poet John Ashbery, specially commissioned for this book
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
741 FORT
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
N7593.3
LC item number
.F33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Face value : portraiture in the age of abstraction, Brandon Brame Fortune, Wendy Wick Reaves, David C. Ward ; with Patricia Quealy ; and a new poem for this volume by John Ashbery
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, District of Columbia, April 18, 2014-January 11, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781907804427
Lccn
2013950328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn908169078
Label
Face value : portraiture in the age of abstraction, Brandon Brame Fortune, Wendy Wick Reaves, David C. Ward ; with Patricia Quealy ; and a new poem for this volume by John Ashbery
Publication
Copyright
Note
Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, District of Columbia, April 18, 2014-January 11, 2015
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781907804427
Lccn
2013950328
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn908169078

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