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Donna Seaman brings to life seven forgotten woman artists: Louise Nevelson, Gertrude Abercrombie, Lois Mailou Jones, Ree Morton, Joan Brown, Christina Ramberg, and Lenore Tawney. These women fought to be treated the same as males artists, to be judged by their work, not their gender or appearance. S...

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Main Author: Seaman, Donna, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York, NY : Bloomsbury USA, 2017.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Telling the Stories of Seven Artists
  • The Empress of In-Between / Louise Nevelson
  • Girl Searching / Gertrude Abercrombie
  • Behind the Masks / Loïs Mailou Jones
  • "The Rebellious Bravo" / Ree Morton
  • Swimming in Light / Joan Brown
  • Freeze and Melt / Christina Ramberg
  • All of a Piece / Lenorc Tawney
  • Coda: Perpetual Rediscovery
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • List of Illustrations (By Artist)
  • Index

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