VG. White wraps. 83 pp. 6 color, 50 bw plates. Essay with 31 notes by Kenneth W. Prescott explores Levine as social commentator and his figurative works, often with a "taffy-pull" distortion. Includes an exhibition catalogue of 85 paintings, 50 watercolors and drawings, and 45 graphics; chronology; title index; and extensive exhibition history and 8-page bibliography.
Very Good. Exhibition Catalogue. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 83 pp., illus. (some col. ), biblio., index; 25 cm. Participating museums: The Jewish Museum, New York, November 8, 1978-January 28, 1979, and others. Firm binding, clean inside copy. Moderate shelfwear to wraps, age toning.
First edition. Wrappers. Illustrated exhibition catalog. Light spotting to the fore-edge of both wraps, near fine. From the library of the artists Ben Shahn and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with an estate label designed by their son, Jonathan Shahn. Inscribed by the author to Bernarda Shahn on the title page.
Very Good with no dust jacket. Signed by the artist, Jack Levine, twice on title page. One signature is dated November 15, 1978; the other is dated March 19, 1996. Wraps have minor shelf wear. Several passages are underlined in the accompanying essay, but most pages are clean. Binding is tight.; Contents: Kenneth W. Prescott, "Jack Levine: Social Commentator"; Illustrations; Catalog of the Exhibition; Chronology; One-Man Exhibitions; Group Exhibitions; Bibliography of writings by and about Levine; Title Index. Jack Levine, a native of the south end of Boston (b. 1915), studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School. His work has been exhibited in many museums in the United States and abroad. An important American realist painter, he has created a body of work full of social satire in the modern genre.; 11.0" (28 cm) tall; 84 pages; Signed by Artist.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.