Painting in the twentieth century.

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  • Painting, Modern -- 20th century.,
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LC ClassificationsND195 .H323 1965
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL17756535M

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Jacob Lawrence was one of the best-known African American artists of the twentieth century. In Painting Harlem Modern, Patricia Hills renders a vivid assessment of Lawrence's long and productive career. She argues that his complex, cubist-based paintings developed out of a vital connection with a modern Harlem that was filled with artists.

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