From the Margins: Lee Krasner, Norman Lewis, 1945-1952
2014 · New York
by Kleeblatt, Norman L. and Stephen Brown et al.
New York: The Jewish Museum / Yale University Press, 2014. Softcover. VG. Black & decorated paper wraps, French flaps, 96 pp., BW & color illus. Issued in conjunction with a 2014-2015 exhibition that "brings together the paintings of these two representatives of the New York School, who made significant contributions throughout their unique and compelling approaches to abstract art. ... The comparison of works by Krasner, a Jewish-American woman, and by Lewis, an African-American man -- provides for a fascinating dynamic." (preface) With an introduction by Norman L. Kleeblatt and Stephen Brown, and essays by Lisa Saltzman and Mia L. Bagneris, and many examples of the artists' works. (Inventory #: 147516)