HIGGINBOTHAM, C: The Urban Scene: Race, Reginald Marsh, and American Art

Higginbotham, Carmenita. The Urban Scene: Race, Reginald Marsh, and American Art. Pennsylvania State University Museum of Art, 2015. ISBN: 9780271063935. Factory sealed. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30731) $70.00

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By focusing on the works of urban realist Reginald Marsh and his contemporaries, this book offers a significant and innovative reassessment of the ways in which race is deployed and read in interwar American art.

Measures 8×10 inches. 36 color and 44 black-and-white illustrations. 224p.

LAWRENCE, J: Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle

BOOK COVER. Jacob Lawrence: The American StruggleTurner, Elizabeth Hutton. Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle. University of Washington Press, 2019. ISBN: 9780295747040. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover. (#30634)

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Explores Jacob Lawrence’s radical way of transforming history into art by looking at his thirty panel series of paintings, Struggle . . . from the History of the American People (1954–56).

Essays by Steven Locke, Elizabeth Hutton Turner, Austen Barron Bailly, and Lydia Gordon. Statements by contemporary artists.

Measures 9.5×11 inches. 82 color illustrations, 27 black/white illustrations. 192p.

WILEY, K: World Stage: Africa, Lagos – Dakar: Kehinde Wiley

Book Cover. World Stage: Africa, Lagos - Dakar: Kehinde Wiley World Stage: Africa, Lagos – Dakar: Kehinde Wiley. The Studio Museum, Harlem, 2008. Unmarked.Very Good. Hardcover. (#30616) $55.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Chrstin Y. Kim and Malik Gaines in conversation with Kehinde Wiley. Essays by Krista A. Thompson, Tavia Nyong’o, and Robert Hobbs. 64p. Catalog for an exhibition of the same name at The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, July 17-October 26, 2008.

Kehinde Wiley (b. 1977) is a Nigerian-American portrait painter, who is known for his highly his vibrant, large-scale, naturalistic paintings of African-Americans. He painted a commissioned portrait of former President Barack Obama in 2018.

Back cover. World Stage: Africa, Lagos - Dakar: Kehinde Wiley