1986 · New York
by Eldredge, Charles C. and William H. Truettner and Julie Schimmel
New York: Abbeville Press, 1986. Softcover. VG but for name on ffep and light rubbing to covers; unbroken spine. Color-illustrated wraps. 227 pp. 96 bw, 115 color repros. Essays by William H. Truettner (Science and Sentiment: Indian Images at the Turn of the Century; and The Art of Pueblo Life), Julie Schimmel (From Salon to Pueblo: The First Generation; and The Hispanic Southwest), and Charles C. Eldredge (Introduction Beyond the Picturesque; and The Faraway Nearby: New Mexico and the Modern Landscape). Also, a chronology by Schimmel, 72 artists' biographies, 10-page bibliography, and lengthy index. A terrific book. Catalogue from the traveling exhibition shown in Washington, Cincinnati, Houston, and Denver, between March 1986 and April 1987. Published to accompany an exhibition held in Washington, DC: National Museum of American Art, Mar. 7 to June 15, 1986, three other locations.
(Inventory #: 1202000001)