Signed by Benton on 1/2 title page. 279pp. Black/white and full color illustrations throughout. PO book plate front paste down. Size: Oblong 440 11-1/2 c 13. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Thomas Hart Benton; [Signed]
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: 1973
Binding: HC, Tan Cloth
Book Condition: D Very Good to Almost Fine
Edition: No Edition Idicated..
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: g+ to vg. Limited First edition. 1/350. Oblong folio (12 x 13 3/4"). 278, pp. Original gilt illustrated morocco, with gold lettering to spine. Raised bands. Colophon hand-numbered and signed by Thomas Hart Benton. This important monograph on Thomas Hart Benton is splendidly illustrated throughout with 229 illustrations, including 101 color plates.Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) was an American painter and muralist. Along with Grant Wood and John Steuart Curry, he was at the forefront of the Regionalist art movement. His fluid, sculpted figures in his paintings showed everyday people in scenes of life in the United States. Though his work is strongly associated with the Midwestern United States, he studied in Paris, lived in New York City for more than 20 years and painted scores of works there, summered for 50 years on Martha's Vineyard off the New England coast, and also painted scenes of the American South and West.One of 350 numbered and signed copies, of which this is No. 4.Minor shelfwear and soiling to binding. Binding in overall good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. Seller Inventory # 42345