American Art of the Twentieth Century: Treasures of the Whitney Museum of American Art

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Abbeville Press, 1998 - Architecture - 286 pages
A survey, with examples from the Whitney Museum's permanent collection, which presents works by the most notable American artists in a variety of media. Among the images included are paintings, sculptures, photographs and drawings from a wide range of artists.

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Martin Braathen, Stephanie Fabre, Minnie Scott, and Mike Sperlinger were Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art's Independent Study Program.

Adam D. Weinberg, formerly senior curator, Permanent Collection, at the Whitney Museum of American Art, is director of the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts. Beth Venn is curator of traveling exhibitions and director of branch museums at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

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