This handsome book focuses on the work of African-American artists during the Depression and the war years, when government-sponsored programs led to a resurgence in artistic production throughout the United States.Prints, Drawings, and Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Lisa Gail ... Much of that security was based on providing government-sponsored employment. ... available to African Americans afrom the manual laborers and semiskilled workers on construction sites (cat. nos.
|Title||:||African-American Artists, 1929-1945|
|Author||:||Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Lisa Gail Collins, Lisa Mintz Messinger, Rachel Mustalish|
|Publisher||:||Metropolitan Museum of Art - 2003|