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period of exploration, San Francisco, 1945-1950.

Mary Fuller McChesney

period of exploration, San Francisco, 1945-1950.

by Mary Fuller McChesney

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Published by Oakland Museum, Art Dept. in [Oakland, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco.,
  • California,
  • San Francisco
    • Subjects:
    • Abstract expressionism -- San Francisco,
    • Art, American -- California -- San Francisco -- 20th century

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6535.S3 M32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination87 p.
      Number of Pages87
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5472852M
      LC Control Number73176054

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Period of exploration, San Francisco, 1945-1950 by Mary Fuller McChesney Download PDF EPUB FB2

She married Robert P. McChesney, in December ; they lived in the North Bay San Francisco. They moved to the Sonoma Mountain. The research materials for her book are held at the Archives of American Art. Works. A Period of Exploration: San Francisco – Oakland Museum,OCLC ; References. A period of exploration, San Francisco, (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

A period of exploration, San Francisco, A Period of Exploration San Francisco - Oakland: Oakland Museum Art Department, First Edition.

Hardcover. First edition of this important catalog showcasing California artists such as Hassel Smith, Richard Diebenkorn, John Saccaro, Ernest Briggs, Ad Reinhardt, Mark Rothko, Clyfford Still and others.

The Oakland Museum, Softcover. Very good / No jacket. Item # Oblong burlap covers very nice. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. A period of exploration, San Francisco, in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content.

In she married Robert McChesney, and much of her writing, including the book A Period of Exploration: San Francisco (which has been called “one of the key documentary works in the field of modern California art history”) has been published under the Mary Fuller McChesney name. McChesney, also known as Mary Fuller, is an art historian, writer, and sculptor.

Her book, A Period of Exploration, San Francisco,was published in in conjunction with the accompanying exhibition at the Oakland Museum. From the description of Mary Fuller McChesney research material, (Unknown). WorldCat record id: A Ford Foundation fellow inshe conducted research on modernist art in the Bay Area that culminated in A Period of Exploration, San Franciscotermed one of the key documentary works in the field of modern California art history.

Beginning inshe was awarded the first of many public art commissions, including Dos Leones. California art history, A Period of Exploration. San Francisco (Oakland Museum, ).

As the accompanying exhibition's curator, Terry St. John, pointed out in his catalog statement: "Until recently little has been published about San Francisco's role in. "That the movement was very brief is clear," she wrote in A Period of Exploration, San Francisco,a book built around long interviews she conducted with many artists that accompanied an Oakland Museum exhibit in"but.

A Period of Exploration. San Francisco Oakland: Oakland Art Museum, Oblong. Original printed linen. A fine copy. Item # FIRST EDITION of this profusely-illustrated and detailed study of post-war San Francisco Abstract Expressionists.

Price: $ Book references: Susan Landauer, The San Francisco School of Abstract Expressionism; Thomas Albright, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area ; Gibbons J. Cooney, John Saccaro, Catalog #5 of a yearlong Series, the Carlson Gallery, ; Edan Hughes, Artists in California ; Mary Fuller McChesney, A Period of Exploration, San.

In she married Robert McChesney, and much of her writing, including the book A Period of Exploration: San Francisco (which has been called "one of the key documentary works in the field of modern California art history") has been published under the Mary Fuller McChesney name.

Work Description: This color slide depicts the poster that accompanied the catalog for the group exhibition “A Period of Exploration: San Francisco, ” at the Oakland Museum in California. On view September 4 through November 4,the exhibition featured eighty-five paintings and sculptures by forty-one artists who lived and worked in the Bay Area throughout.

Susan Landauer, The San Francisco School of Abstract Expressionism. Thomas Albright, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area: Gibbons J.

Cooney, John Saccaro: Catalog #5 (of a year-long series), Carlson Gallery, Edan Hughes, Artists in California Mary Fuller McChesney, A Period of Exploration: San Francisco Mary Fuller McChesney (born Octo Wichita, Kansas) is an American sculptor, and art historian.

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Her book, A Period of Exploration, San Francisco,was published in in conjunction with the accompanying exhibition at the Oakland Museum. From the descr. San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle, This World, 10 March Plagens, Peter. “‘A Period of Exploration: San Francisco, ,’ The Oakland Museum; Joan Brown: San Francisco Art Institute; Terry Fox: University Art Museum, Berkeley” in “Reviews.” Review.

Artforum 12 (December ). Dunham, Judith L. In Bolton was taken-in by a fake plate of brass reported to have been left in San Francisco Bay in by Francis Drake. Uncovered years later as a hoax, George Barron, curator of history of the de Young, had the fake plate made and planted along the San Francisco s: 1.

San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque Books Robert Motherwell and Ad Reinhardt, Modern Artists in America, No. 1. Wittenborn & A Period of Exploration: San Francisco Oakland Museum, Oakland, California, A Period of Exploration: San Francisco(The Oakland Museum, ).

Sandler, Iriving. The New York School: The Painters and Sculptors of the Fifties (Harper and Row, ).Art in the San Francisco Bay Area Berkeley and Los Angeles, 29, repro. Smith, Alistair. "Mark Rothko in Retrospect." The Antique Collector 58 (): 53, repro.

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