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Title Primitivism and twentieth-century art : a documentary history / edited by Jack Flam with Miriam Deutch.
Added title Primitivism and 20th-century art
Publisher/Date Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, 2003.
Description xvii, 491 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
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 Brooklyn Stacks  N1228 P935    AVAILABLE
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Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Preface 
 Introduction / Jack Flam1
Pt. IDiscovery - 1905-191823
 Discovery of African Art - 1906 / Maurice De Vlaminck27
 Early Encounter with African Art - 1906 / Andre Derain29
 First Encounter with African Art - 1906 / Henri Matisse31
 Discovery of African Art - 1906-1907 / Pablo Picasso33
 Matisse and Picasso and African Art - 1906-1907 / Gertrude Stein35
 On Museums - 1909 / Guillaume Apollinaire36
 The Wild Men of Paris - 1910 / Gelett Burgess38
 The Art of the Bushmen - 1910 / Roger Fry41
 Letter to August Macke - 1911 / Franz Marc47
 Masks - 1912 / August Macke48
 The Artistic Expressions of Primitive Peoples - 1912 / Emil Nolde51
 The Tropics - 1912 / Elie Faure54
 Decorative Arts and Artistic Curiosities - 1912 / Andre Warnod59
 Negro Art - 1913 / Vladimir Markov61
 Picasso and African Sculpture Exhibition, Berlin - 1913 / Karl Scheffler67
 Picasso and African Sculpture Exhibition, Dresden - 1914 / Emil Waldmann69
 Statuary in Wood by African Savages: The Root of Modern Art - 1914 / Marius De Zayas70
 Root of Art in Negro Carvings - 1914 / Charles H. Caffin73
 The Art of the Savage and its Principles - 1915 / Kazimir Malevich75
 African Sculpture - 1915 / Carl Einstein77
 African Negro Art and Modern Art - 1916 / Marius De Zayas92
 Expressionism - 1916 / Hermann Bahr100
 America's Archaeological Heritage - 1916 / Edgar L. Hewett102
 Concerning the Art of the Blacks - 1917 / Guillaume Apollinaire107
 Note 6 on African Art - 1917 / Tristan Tzara111
 Negro Sculpture - 1918 / Josef Capek113
Pt. IINew Attitudes and Awarenesses - 1919-1940117
 War-Paint and Feathers - 1919 / T. S. Eliot121
 Savage Art - 1919 / Henri Clouzot, Andre Level123
 A New Aesthetic - 1919 / Paul Guillaume125
 Opinions on Negro Art - 1920129
 Negro Art - 1920 / Andre Salmon133
 Negro Sculpture at the Chelsea Book Club - 1920 / Roger Fry145
 Will Arts from Remote Places be Admitted into the Louvre? - 1920148
 The Art of the American Indian - 1920 / Walter Pach167
 Red Man Ceremonials - 1920 / Marsden Hartley174
 The Sculpture of the African Negroes - 1923 / Carlo Anti180
 Melanian Art at the Pavillon De Marsan - 1923 / Florent Fels184
 Note on African Art - 1924 / Alain Locke187
 The Lesson of an Exhibition - 1925 / Henri Clouzot, Andre Level193
 Legacy of the Ancestral Arts - 1925 / Alain Locke197
 Reflections on Negro Art - 1927 / Georges Salles202
 Oceanic Works of Art and Today's Problems - 1929 / Christian Zervos205
 Savage Art - 1929 / Paul Eluard209
 The Twilight of the Idols - 1930 / Waldemar George212
 Primitive Art - 1930 / G. H. Luquet219
 Primitive Art - 1930 / Georges Bataille224
 Introduction to American Indian Art - 1931 / John Sloan, Oliver Lafarge231
 The Meaning of Primitive Art - 1932 / Eckart Von Sydow234
 The Negro Artist and Modern Art - 1934 / Romare Bearden238
 The Art of Negro Africa - 1935 / James Johnson Sweeney242
 African Art - 1935 / Alain Locke246
 Primitive Art and Picasso - 1937 / John D. Graham248
 The Negro Artist and Racial Bias - 1937 / James A. Porter252
Pt. IIIThe Ascendance of Primitivism - 1941-1983257
 Indian Art of the United States - 1941 / Frederic H. Douglas, Rene D'Harnoncourt261
 Primitive Art - 1941 / Henry Moore267
 The Portrait and the Modern Artist - 1943 / Adolph Gottlieb, Mark Rothko272
 Arts of the South Seas - 1946 / Ralph Linton, Paul S. Wingert275
 Art of the South Seas - 1946 / Barnett Newman277
 Northwest Coast Indian Painting - 1946 / Barnett Newman282
 Negro Art and Cubism - 1948 / D. H. Kahnweiler284
 Anticultural Positions - 1951 / Jean Dubuffet292
 French Painting and Negro Art - 1968 / Jean Laude299
Pt. IVThe Museum of Modern Art's 1984 Primitivism Exhibition and its Aftermath311
 Modernist Primitivism - 1984 / William Rubin315
 Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief - 1984 / Thomas McEvilley335
 Histories of the Tribal and the Modern - 1985 / James Clifford351
 On the Claims and Critics of the "Primitivism" Show - 1985 / Kirk Varnedoe369
 The "Primitive" Unconscious of Modern Art - 1985 / Hal Foster384
 The Global Issue - 1990 / Thomas McEvilley396
 Naming - 1990 / Lucy Lippard402
 Primitivist Modernism - 1998 / Sieglinde Lemke409
 Coda: Quotations from Artists and Writers415
 Chronology of Events, Exhibitions, and Publications441
 Bibliography453
 Index469
Series Documents of 20th century art.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-467) and index.
Note Brooklyn: Installation view of 1923 Brooklyn Museum exhibition, Primitive negro art, on p. 181.
LC subject Brooklyn Museum -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- Primitive influences -- History -- 20th century.
Art, Primitive.
Primitivism in art -- Themes, motives.
Art, African -- Influence.
Local subject Brooklyn Museum object 1989.51.63 Chilkat Blanket.
Other author Flam, Jack D.
Deutch, Miriam, 1952-
ISBN 0520212789 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520215036 (pbk. : alk. paper)
WorldCat no. 50447841

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