BULLOCK, ME: New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and Beyond

Book cover. New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and BeyondBullock, Margaret E. New Deal Art in the Northwest: The WPA and Beyond. Tacoma Art Museum, 2020. ISBN: 9780924335488. Factory sealed. Like New. Hardcover. (#30842) $40.00

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Exhibition catalog (Tacoma Art Museum, February 22–August 16, 2020).

The first comprehensive survey of the impact of federal arts projects in the Pacific Northwest. Revealing the striking scope and variety of New Deal regional work—paintings, prints, murals, ceramics, and textiles, and the iconic and influential Timberline Lodge on Mount Hood.

Contributors: Tiffany Stith Cooper, Roger Hull, David F. Martin, Mindy J. Morgan, Sarah Baker Munro, Sharon Ann Musher, Nina Olsson, Philip Stevens, and Roger van Oosten.

GRAY, ML: A Guide to Chicago’s Murals

Book cover. A Guide to Chicago's MuralsGray, Mary Lackritz. A Guide to Chicago’s Murals. University of Chicago Press. ISBN: 9780226305967. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#30737) $24.00

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The first definitive handbook to the murals of Chicago and suburbs. With full-color illustrations of nearly two hundred murals and accompanying entries that describe their history—who commissioned them and why, the subjects of the murals and their contexts.

Biographies of more than 150 artists and a glossary of key terms. 204 color plates, 35 halftones. 516p. Measures 5.75×7.5 inches.

SHAHN, B: Ben Shahn and the Task of Photography of Thirties America

Edwards, Susan H. Ben Shahn and the Task of Photography of Thirties America. Hunter College, 1995. ISBN: 1885998023. Unmarked text. Crease on cover. Good. Paperback. (#29601) $12.00

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Exhibition catalog with essay by curator Susan Edwards. Illustrated throughout. Ben Shahn (1898-1969), a Lithuanian-born American artist known for his social realism, worked extensively as a photographer in the 1930s. Measures 10.75×8.5 inches. 26p.