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Creating Their Own Image

The History of African-American Women Artists

Creating Their Own Image( )
Author: Farrington, Lisa E.
ISBN:978-0-19-516721-4
Publication Date:Dec 2004
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $165.00
Book Description:

Creating Their Own Image marks the first comprehensive history of African-American women artists, from slavery to the present day. Using an analysis of stereotypes of Africans and African-Americans in western art and culture as a springboard, Lisa E. Farrington here richly details hundreds of important works--many of which deliberately challenge these same identity myths, of the carnal Jezebel, the asexual Mammy, the imperious Matriarch--in crafting aportrait of artistic creativity...
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Book Details
Pages:368
Detailed Subjects: Art / American / African American
Art / Women Artists
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):11.193 x 8.034 x 1.092 Inches
Book Weight:3.403 Pounds



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