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Author Kennedy, Roger G.

Title When art worked / text by Roger G. Kennedy.

Published New York : Rizzoli, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  700.1030973 KENN    AVAILABLE
Physical description 368 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm
Notes "An illustrated documentary by David Larkin."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. The New Deal and The Arts -- Ch. 1. The Work of Art -- Ch. 2. The Pursuit of Happiness, the PWA, the WPA, and the Arts -- Ch. 3. Actionable Art -- Ch. 4. Indians, Parks, the CCC, and the Arts -- Ch. 5. The WPA/FAP -- Pt. 2. The New Deal, The Earth, The Arts, and Three Presidents -- Ch. 6. The Art of Franklin Roosevelt -- Ch. 7. Rexford Tugwell, Roy Stryker, Photographers, Folk Music, and Films -- Ch. 8. Presidents and Monuments -- Ch. 9. Hugh Bennett, Walter Lowdermilk, and the Eleventh Commandment -- Ch. 10. Lincoln and Roosevelt -- How Art Worked.
Other author Larkin, David, 1936-
Subject Federal Art Project.
New Deal art.
Art and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Cultural policy -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780847830893 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0847830896 (hardcover : alk. paper)