Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair


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This commemorative volume of the American art exhibited at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893 discusses the historical and cultural context of the fair, highlights with color plates 100 works of art shown at the fair, and updates the 1893 checklist, providing much new information on the 521 artists and locations of the objects and offering descriptions and illustrations of well over three-fourths of the 1,184 works originally displayed.

Title: Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair

Author Name: Carr, Carolyn Kinder and George Gurney (organizers), Robert W. Rydell (essay), Brandon Brame Forture and Michelle Mead (catalogue)

Categories: Art,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Museum of American Art and National Portrait Gallery: 1993

ISBN Number: 0937311014

ISBN Number 13: 9780937311011

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 17801

Keywords: American Art Exhibitions