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Summary: Since the 19th century, the women of Gee's Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. Beautifully illustrated with 350 color illustrations, 30 black-and-white illustrations, and charts, Gee's Bend to Rehoboth is being·released in conjunction with a national exhibition tour including The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tinwood Books 2003

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 746.46 GEE

Contents: Introduction : the quilts of Gee's Bend / Alvia Wardlaw -- River Island / John Beardsley -- On the map / William Arnett and Paul Arnett -- Reflections on the art of Gee's Bend / Jane Livingston -- (Quilt portfolios) Work clothes -- My way -- Annie Mae Young -- Housetop -- Family -- Triangles -- Patterns -- Sears corduroy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tinwood Books in Association with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 746.46 Qui

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 746.46 QUI

Evans, Walker

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Museum of Art in association with Princeton University Press, Princeton 2000

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.092 EVA

Neel, Alice

Summary: "Explores the themes and stylistic developments of the art of Alice Neel, one of the greatest American painters of the twentieth century, with works spanning nearly seven decades, four essays and additional texts addressing themes and specific works, three artists' appreciations, and a chronology and bibliography"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Museum of Fine Arts 2010

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.13 NEE

Contents: Principles and themes -- Introduction: landscape and symbol / Richard F. Townsend -- Pre-Columbian images of time / Anthony F. Aveni -- The persistence of Maya tradition in Zinacantan / Evon Z. Vogt -- Mankind and the earth in America and Europe / Vincent Scully -- The Southwest -- Mimbres art: form and imagery / J.J. Brody -- The architecture of the ancient Southwest / Stephen H. Lekson --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Art Institute of Chicago 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 Ancient

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