Minnesota 1900 - Art and Life on the Upper Mississippi 1890-1915

By: Conforti, Michael (ed.)

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Book Condition: Very Good


Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a faint hint of shelfwear to covers. Hint of light soiling to front endpaper. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear, hint of sunning to spine and a small (1 inch) vertical tear to base of spine of jacket. 333pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This book examines advances in architecture, design, and painting in a region widely recognised for its contribution to the Arts nd Crafts and Prairie School movements. It features the work of many well-known American artists, including the architects Cass Gilbert, Harvey Ellis, Frank Lloyd Wright. The six essays in the book also focus on the ceramic and metalwork production of the Handicraft Guild of Minneapolis, the Craftshouse of John Bradstreet, and American Indian art and artifacts created both for native and white use at the time.

Title: Minnesota 1900 - Art and Life on the Upper Mississippi 1890-1915

Author Name: Conforti, Michael (ed.)

Categories: Art History, European and American Art (20th/21st Century),

Publisher: London and Toronto, University of Delaware Press: 1994

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 006899

Keywords: cass gilbert, harvey ellis, frank lloyd wright, homer dodge martin,