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Betty Kelly Bryce - American Printmakers, 1946-1996 - 9780810835863 - V9780810835863
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American Printmakers, 1946-1996

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Description for American Printmakers, 1946-1996 Hardcover. Provides information on published visual images of American prints from 1946 to 1996 as well as biocritical information on printmakers working in this time period. Num Pages: 606 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; ACX; AFH; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 147 x 38. Weight in Grams: 826.
The period of post-World War II American printmaking is unique in the history of printmaking, as the volume and variety of prints proliferated and printmakers experimented with modern motifs and abstract forms. The printmaking explosion in America that began in the late 40s and early 50s carried the medium to prominence and acceptance. As a result of this rapid and fantastic growth, printmaking has come into its own as a respected art medium. Alongside printmaking's growing prestige, the print market flourished. Interest in printmaking grew quickly, and with new techniques emerging and evolving, the atmosphere in the nation encouraged creativity ... Read more

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Scarecrow Press United States
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Lanham, MD, United States
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About Betty Kelly Bryce
Betty Kelly Bryce is Reference Librarian/Associate Professor and Fine Arts Selector at the University of Alabama Libraries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She is active in national and state library associations.

Reviews for American Printmakers, 1946-1996
...a very useful work...
...provides a one-stop reference for this important period in printmaking history...It is an essential reference for artists, and for students, teachers, and researchers of art history and American intellectual history.
Journal Of The Print World
...a useful bibliographic road map to printmaking in the United States since 1946.
Graphic Impressions ... Read more

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