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Readings in American Art Since 1900 A Documentary Survey
Readings in American Art Since 1900 A Documentary Survey Author:Barbara Rose Ever since American artists declared their independence from European models and traditions early in the twentieth century, they have battled to maintain their newly won freedom in studios, art schools, galleries, and museums, and also--to gain support from a frequently bewildered or, at best, indifferent public--in pamphlets, magazines, newspap... more »ers, and books. Not only the critics, but painters, sculptors, and architects have fought this polemical war, their weapons being some of the most lucid, penetrating, and biting documents in the history of art.
This book--a campanion volume to Barbare Rose's American Art Since 1900: A Critical History -- provides a forum for artists and critics writing about the art of their times.« less