Angels of Anarchy: Women Artists and Surrealism. 2010. VG SC

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Angels of Anarchy: Women Artists and Surrealism
ISBN:
0901673749
Author:
Allmer, Patricia; Mary Ann Caws; Roger Cardinal; et al
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing Ltd.
Release Date:
2010
Seller Category:
WOMEN
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Condition:
Used: Very Good
Sku: 02119
Notes: Acquired from the private library of photorealist, Robert Bechtle and art historian, Whitney Chadwick.Very Good 8vo 9 3/4" x 8 1/4" black pictorial gatefold softcover featuring a black-and-white photograph of a nude woman to front, Frida Kahlo's 1944 artwork "Diego and Frida 1929 - 1944" to back, gray and white lettering to front, back, spine, and interior gatefold flaps, minor wear to edges and tips, slight cocking to spine, very slight sunning to edges, pages 5-6 have a 1/2" crease to side-edge, otherwise, clean, tightly bound, and unmarked throughout. [6] 256 pp., replete with full-color and black-and-white images, Foreword and Acknowledgments by Moira Stevenson, Curator's Acknowledgements and essay by Patricia Allmer, essays by Roger Cardinal, Mary Ann Caws, Georgina M.M. Colvile, Katherine Conely, Alyce Mahon, and Donna Roberts, List of Works, Bibliography, Artists' Biographies, Contributors' Biographies, and Index. Published in conjunction with the exhibition "Angels of Anarchy: Women Artists and Surrealism" at the Manchester Art Gallery from September 26, 2009 to January 10, 2010. From the back panel: "'Angels of Anarchy' is the most comprehensive and up-to-date survey yet of the women who contributed so much to the surrealist movement...Through painting, photography, sculpture, print-making and film these artists demonstrate the ongoing power of the female surrealist vision." Acquired from the private library of photorealist, Robert Bechtle and art historian, Whitney Chadwick. Heavy and oversized items may require additional shipping.