New York: Arno Press/Museum of Modern Art, 1969. Reprint Edition. Quarto, publisher's tawny cloth, spine and upper board stamped in oxblood, original printed dust jacket.
Reprint edition of this early exhibition catalog originally published in conjunction with a 1932 show at the Museum of Modern Art, representing schools of American painting and sculpture. The show presented works from the landscape school (George Innes, Homer Martin, Alexander H. Wyant); the 19th-century individualists (J.A.M Whistler, Winslow Homer, Thomas Eakins, Albert Pinkham Ryder); the impressionists (John Twachtman, Childe Hassam); the cosmopolitans (Frank Duveneck, John Singer Sargent, Abbott Thayer, Mary Cassatt), and more. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white plates. Includes an introduction by Holger Cahill, the acting director of MoMA from 1932-33 and curator of the exhibition. Some rubbing and edgewear to unclipped dust jacket. Very good. Item #5176