America's Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum

America's Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Book - 2006
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Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
After being closed for several years, on July 4, 2006, The Smithsonian American Art Museum will celebrate the grand reopening of its newly restored building, home to the world's premier collection of American art. Those who cannot attend can console themselves with this magnificent volume, which puts the museum's galleries at their fingertips. Edward Hopper, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Nam June Paik are just a few of the artists represented in a book that spans all of American history and features gorgeous reproductions of works in a dazzling variety of styles and mediums, including paintings, sculpture, photography, and folk art. With text that illuminates the nation's history through examples of its art-including many rarely displayed pieces from the collection-this is one art book that belongs on every American coffee table.

Baker & Taylor
Celebrating the reopening of the newly restored Smithsonian American Art Museum, a premier collection of American art features more than 250 reproductions of great works of American painting, sculpture, folk art, and photography by such artists as Edward Hopper, Georgia O'Keeffe, Nam June Paik, and other luminaries.

Baker
& Taylor

Celebrating the reopening of the newly restored Smithsonian American Art Museum, a premier collection of American art features more than 250 reproductions of great works of American painting, sculpture, folk art, and photography, by such artists as Edward Hopper, Georgia O'Keeffe, Nam June Paik, and other luminaries.

Publisher: New York : Abrams ; Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2006
ISBN: 9780810991927
0810991926
9780810955325
0810955326
Branch Call Number: 709.73 Smithsonian 2006
Characteristics: 322 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
Additional Contributors: Slowik, Theresa J

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