The Art of William Edmondson


232 pages; thoroughly illustrated, including 58 catalogue works, numerous text illustrations. Illustrations include photographs by Edward Weston, Louise Dahl-Wolfe and Consuelo Kanaga. The sculptor was the first African-American artist to have a solo show at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. He was the son of former slaves who, self-taught, began by carving memorial tombstones.

Title: The Art of William Edmondson

Author Name: Thompson, Robert Farris; Bobby L. Lovett; Rusty Freeman; Judith McWillie; Grey Gundaker; Lowery Stokes Sims

Categories: Art-America -U.S. & Canada, Sculpture & Ceramics, Art-African-American,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, Cheekwood Museum of Art: 1999

ISBN Number: 1-57806-181-4

ISBN Number 13: 9781578061815

Binding: Pictorial Wrapper (softcover)

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Exhibition Catalogue

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 002852

Keywords: william edmondson african american artist art,