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Author/Artist McCarthy, Laurette E.
Title Walter Pach (1883-1958) : the Armory Show and the untold story of modern art in America / Laurette E. McCarthy.
Added title Armory Show and the untold story of modern art in America
Publisher/Date University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2011.
Description xii, 233 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Brooklyn Stacks  N107 P11 M12    AVAILABLE
 Frick Book Stacks  N7483.P25 M38 2011    AVAILABLE
 MoMA Offsite Stacks  N7483.P25 M38 2011    AVAILABLE
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrationsvi
 Prefacevii
 Acknowledgmentsxi
1.Family Background and Influence1
2.Art Student Days9
3.The Formative Years23
4.The Armory Show40
5.Pach the Artist, 1903-191952
6.Modern Art Exhibition Organizer66
7.Society of Independent Artists80
8.Liaison, Agent, Dealer, and Advisor87
9.Writings on Modern European and American Art105
10.Lectures on Modern European and American Art123
11.Latin American Art and Artists130
12.Historian143
13.Return to Naturalism, 1919--1958150
14.Final Decade165
 Epilogue169
 Appendix: Chronology170
 Notes176
 Selected Bibliography198
 Index209
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-208) and index.
Summary "Explores the career of Walter Pach (1883-1958), an influential figure in twentieth-century art and culture. As critic, agent, liaison, and lecturer, Pach helped win the acceptance of modern European, American, and Mexican art throughout the North American continent"--Provided by publisher.
Contents List of illustrations -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Family background and influence -- Art student days -- The formative years -- The Armory Show -- Pach the artist, 1903-1919 -- Modern art exhibition organizer -- Society of Independent Artists -- Liaison, agent, dealer, and advisor -- Writings on modern European and American art -- Lectures on modern European and American art -- Latin American art and artists -- Historian -- Return to naturalism, 1919-1958-- Final decade -- Epilogue -- Appendix : chronology -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index.
LC subject Pach, Walter, 1883-1958.
Art critics -- United States -- Biography.
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Art and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Other author Pach, Walter, 1883-1958.
ISBN 9780271037400 (cloth : alk. paper)
0271037407 (cloth : alk. paper)
WorldCat no. 668403852

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