SOTHEBY’S: Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper (London 26 June 2008)

Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper (London 26 June 2008). Sotheby’s, 2008. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30173) $18.00

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Catalog of 26 June 2008 auction in London, Lots 101-266. Beautifully illustrated in color, including 6 foldouts. 272p.

Artists include Chagall, Dali, Degas, Dufy, Feininger, Matisse, Klee, Miro, Schiele, Schwitters, and others.

JOHNSON, WH: William H. Johnson: An American Modern (Jacob Lawrence series on American Artists)

Gionis, Teresa G. (Editor). William H. Johnson: An American Modern (Jacob Lawrence series on American Artists). Smithsonian Institution, University of Washington Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780295991481. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29750) $14.00

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Richly illustrated. Contributors include Richard J. Powell, Aaron Bryant, David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, and Lowery Stokes Sims. Interview with David C. Driskell on the significance of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

An essential figure in modern American art, William H. Johnson (1901-1970) was a virtuoso skilled in various media and techniques, who produced thousands of works over a career that spanned decades, continents, and genres. This volume considers paintings from the collection of Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland.