(Sloan, John). Brooks, Van Wyck
Title JOHN SLOAN: A Painter's Life
Book Condition Tiny crimp to spine head, else a bright, fine copy in brown over yellow cloth, with printed spine label; in a somewhat edgeworn, lightly age-toned photo-pictorial dust jacket. With 25 illustrations, including photo-frontis portrait of Sloan. 246 pages.
Edition First edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in.
Publisher New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1955.
Seller ID 40514.00
Biography of the influential American artist perhaps best known as a member of "The Eight" who painted the street life of New York City. Brooks and Sloan were friends, and Sloan's widow granted access to the artist's diaries and personal papers.
Art Biography. Art. American Art.