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Portrait of the artist as an American

Selden Rodman

Portrait of the artist as an American

Ben Shahn: a biography with pictures.

by Selden Rodman

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND237.S465 R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6095480M
    LC Control Number51013491
    OCLC/WorldCa1015953

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    The most distinguished African-American artist of the nineteenth century, Henry Ossawa Tanner was also the first artist of his race to achieve international acclaim. Tanner was born on J , in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Benjamin Tucker and Sarah Miller Tanner. In its composition the work refers to a world-famous image by another American: James Abbott McNeill Whistler’s. Portrait of the Artist’s Mother. of Tanner’s portrait of his mother has none of the cool austerity of Whistler’s picture; instead it is an affectionate portrayal of .

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