Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos, book cover Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos University of California Press, 2017. Factory sealed catalog. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30019) $40.00

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Illustrated. Accompanied the first museum exhibition dedicated to American artist Charles Houghton Howard (1899–1978) since 1956.

Essays by Apsara DiQuinzio, Robert Gober and Lauren Kroiz, a reprint of one of Howard’s own essays from 1946, an illustrated chronology and exhibition history.

Also includes a poster from a Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery exhibition of Howard’s work. The poster is CREASED twice to highlight The Dove (1939) image on it.

Charles Howard (1899-1978) was a surrealist artist who helped bring European expressionist biomorphic painting to the US. His circle included Alexander Calder, Gordon Onslow Ford, Grant Wood, Ben Nicholson, and others.

Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos, poster

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