EMILY CARR: New Perspectives on a Canadian Icon / National Gallery of Canada / Vancouver Art Gallery


-----------hardcover, about 10w x 11h inches, a near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, overseas shipping (outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional postage, 335 + 1 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos and images, ---contents include: Foreword / Pierre TheĀ“berge, Kathleen S. Bartels --Preface & acknowledgements / Ian M. Thom --Reconstructing Emily Carr in Alaska / Jay Stewart & Peter Macnair --The other French modernity of Emily Carr / Johanne Lamoureux --The presentation of self in Emily Carr's writings / Shirley Bear & Susan Crean --Backgrounds in Canadian art : the 1927 exhibition of Canadian west coast art : Native and modern / Charles C. Hill --A chronology of love's contingencies / Marcia Crosby --Emily Carr : clear cut / Andrew Hunter --Locating Emily Carr : major writings on her work and life, 1945 to 1990 / Ian M. Thom --Exhibiting Carr : the making and remaking of a Canadian icon / Gerta Moray --Notes --Works in the exhibition --Authors' biographies ---"This groundbreaking book - based on an equally ambitious exhibition co-created by the National Gallery of Canada and the Vancouver Art Gallery - revisits Emily Carr and her world through the eyes of three distinguished senior curators and seven equally distinguished critics and essayists." "Complementing the essays are more than 300 images printed in full colour or in halftones. Among them are artworks from the 1927 Exhibition of Canadian West Coast Art: Native and Modern and photographs, films, tourist brochures, and maps documenting the British Columbia of Carr's day. However, it is the art that dominates, with over 150 paintings, drawings, and caricatures, as well as rugs and pottery by Emily Carr in addition to works by contemporary colleagues"---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: EMILY CARR: New Perspectives on a Canadian Icon / National Gallery of Canada / Vancouver Art Gallery

Author Name: Hill, Charles C; Johanne Lamoureux Ian M Thom Jay Stewart Peter Macnair Shirley Bear Susan Crean Marcia Crosby Andrew Hunter Gerta Moray National Gallery of Canada Vancouver Art Gallery -Foreword Pierre Theberge -Kathleen S Bartels ( Emily Carr related)

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia / Toronto, Ontario, Vancouver, BC / Toronto, ON: Douglas and McIntyre / National Gallery of Canada / Vancouver Art Gallery, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

ISBN Number: 1553651731

ISBN Number 13: 9781553651734

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

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Inscription: Not Signed

Size: 10w x 11h Inches

Seller ID: 156077

Keywords: EMILY CARR: New Perspectives on a Canadian Icon / National Gallery of Canada / Vancouver Art Gallery