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Jacob Armstead Lawrence

 (1917 - 2000)
Jacob Armstead Lawrence was active/lived in New York, New Jersey.  Jacob Lawrence is known for modernist naive urban genre-figure painting.

Publications for Jacob Armstead Lawrence



172 Miscellaneous Book References for Jacob Armstead Lawrence

Year
Author
Title
Pages
Color
2006
Pollock, Lindsay
The Girl With the Gallery: Edith Gregor Halpert and the Making of the Modern Art Market
483
Yes
2005
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Dunbier, Lonnie Pierson (Editor)
The Artists Bluebook 34,000 North American Artists to March 2005
479
No
2005
Davenport, Ray
Davenport's Art Reference: The Gold Edition
2421
No
2004
Katz, Vincent
Black Mountain College Experiment in Art
352
Yes
2001
Driskell, David
The Other Side of Color: African-American Art in the Collection of Camille O. and William H. Cosby Jr.
240
Yes
2001
Leach, Deba Foxley
I See You, I See Myself: The Young Life of Jacob Lawrence
62
Yes
2000
Nesbett, P. and Dubois, M.
Over the Line the Art and Life of Jacob Lawrence
336
Yes
2000
Nesbett, Peter, Michelle Duboi
The Complete Jacob Lawrence
0
No
1999
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, Three Volumes
3724
No
1999
Passantino, Erika D (editor)
The Eye of Duncan Phillips A Collection in the Making
819
Yes
1999
Steiner, Raymond J
The Art Students League of New York A History (Teachers)
0
No
1998
Curry, David; Elizabeth O'Leary
American Dreams: Paintings and Decorative Arts from Warner Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
78
Yes
1998
Taha, Halima
Collecting African American Art Works on Paper and Canvas
270
Yes
1997
Hughes, Robert
American Visions The Epic History of Art in America
635
Yes
1997
Powell, Richard J
Black Art and Culture in the 20th Century
256
Yes
1996
Addison Gallery
Addison Gallery of American Art 65 Years A Selective Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
512
Yes
1996
Barbara and Peter Toohil
Accents on Artists A fact-filled pronunciation guide. Over 800 artist’s names you should know…
363
Yes
1996
Demetrion, James T (Introduction)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden 195 Works of Art
166
Yes
1996
Hopps, Walter (others)
American Images/The SBC Collection of 20th Century American Art
320
Yes
1996
Strueber, Michael (Director)
Selections From the Permanent Collection: Southern Alleghenies
118
Yes
1996
Sussman, Elizabeth
City of Ambition Artists and New York, 1900-1960
(Exhibition catalog)
144
Yes
1996
Wood, James N/T Edelstein
The Art Institute of Chicago Twentieth Century Painting and Sculpture
160
Yes
1995
Allan, Lois
Contemporary Art in the Northwest
231
Yes
1995
Bogart, Michelle H
Advertising, Artists & the Borders of Art
427
No
1995
Janson, H W; Dora Jane Janson
History of Art: A Survey of the Major Visual Arts From the Dawn of History to the Present Day
960
Yes
1995
Severens, Martha R
Greenville County Museum of Art The Southern Collection
289
Yes
1994
Craven, Wayne
American Art History and Culture
687
Yes
1994
Lucie-Smith, Edward
American Realism
240
Yes
1994
San Antonio Museum of Art
African American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
67
Yes
1994
Sweetkind, Irene/W H Gerdts
Master Paintings from the Butler Institute of American Art
372
Yes
1993
Bearden, Romare/Harry Henderson
A History-African-American Artists From 1792 to the Present
542
Yes
1993
Bowker R R
Who's Who in American Art-1993-1994, 20th Edition
1473
No
1993
Henkes, Robert
Themes in American Painting Common Styles and Genres/A Reference
260
Yes
1993
Perry, Regina A
Free Within Ourselves: African-American Artists in the Collection of the National Museum of American Art
203
Yes
1993
Reed, Sue Welsh/Carol Troyen
Awash in Color Homer, Sargent and the Great American Watercolor
(Exhibition catalog)
266
Yes
1993
Southwest Art
Master Index 1971-1993 Artists in Southwest Art
64
No
1993
Turner, Elizabeth Hutton
Jacob Lawrence The Migration Series
(Exhibition catalog)
172
Yes
1992
Adams, Henry (others)
American Drawings and Watercolors from the Kansas City Region
(Exhibition catalog)
495
Yes
1992
Columbus Museum of Art
A Nation's Legacy 150 Years of American Art from Ohio Collections
(Exhibition catalog)
198
Yes
1992
Kammen, Michael
Meadows of Memory Images of Time & Tradition in American Art & Culture
192
No
1992
National Gallery of Art
American Paintings An Illustrated Catalogue
(Exhibition catalog)
545
No
1992
Rupp, James M.
Art in Seattle's Public Places: An Illustrated Guide
320
No
1991
Wheat, Ellen Harkins
Jacob Lawrence Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman Series 1938-1940
(Exhibition catalog)
127
Yes
1990
Eldredge, Charles C
American Originals Selections from Reynolda House Museum
135
Yes
1990
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
The Annual Exhibition Record of the Art Institute of Chicago
(Exhibition catalog)
1117
No
1990
Gustafson, Donna (others)
Art What Thou Eat Images of Food in American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
191
Yes
1990
Leavitt, Thomas (Intro); Richard Schwartz; Frank H.T. Rhodes
Cornell Collects: A Celebration of American Art from the Collections of Alumni and Friends, Cornell University
(Exhibition catalog)
196
Yes
1990
McElroy, Guy C
Facing History The Black Image in American Art 1710-1940
(Exhibition catalog)
190
Yes
1989
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
Annual Exhibition Record, 1914-68, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
(Exhibition catalog)
538
No
1989
Fresella-Lee, Nancy
The American Paintings (in the) Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art
222
Yes
1989
La Cour, Donna Ward
Artists in Quotation Dictionary of Creative Thoughts of Painters etc
196
No
1989
Littleton, Taylor/M Sykes
Advancing American Art Painting, Politics and Cultural Confrontation
(Exhibition catalog)
159
Yes
1989
McElroy, Guy C (others)
African American Artists 1880-1987 Selections from the Evans-Tibbs Collection
125
Yes
1988
Falk, Peter Hastings
Dictionary of Signatures & Monogram
556
No
1988
Geske, Norman and Karen O. Janovy
The American Painting Collection of the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery
376
Yes
1988
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces (revised) from the National Gallery of Art
208
Yes
1988
Wye, Deborah
Commited to Print
(Exhibition catalog)
120
No
1987
Cummings, Paul
Dictionary of Contemporary American Artists (5th Edition)
653
No
1987
Feldman, Edmund Burke
Varieties of Visual Experience (3rd edition)
528
Yes
1987
Mecklenburg, Virginia
Modern American Realism The Sara Roby Foundation Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
148
Yes
1987
Strickler, Susan (editor)
American Traditions in Watercolor Worcester Art Museum Collection
232
Yes
1986
Jaques Cattell Press
Who's Who in American Art-1986 1986
1292
No
1986
Wheat, Ellen Harkins
Jacob Lawrence American Painter
234
Yes
1986
Zellman, Michael David
300 Years of American Art (two volumes)
1102
Yes
1985
Falk, Peter Hastings (Editor)
Who Was Who in American Art: Artists Active Between 1898-1947
707
No
1985
Harris, Neil/Martina R Norelli
Art, Design and the Modern Corporation
(Exhibition catalog)
135
Yes
1985
Kloss, William/C C Eldredge
Treasures from the National Museu of American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
254
Yes
1985
Kramer, Hilton
The Revenge of the Philistines Art and Culture 1972-1984
445
No
1985
Krantz, Les
American Artists: An Illustrated Survey of Leading Contemporary Americans
347
Yes
1985
Smithsonian Institution
National Portrait Gallery Collection Illustrated Checklist
461
No
1985
Wooden, Howard E
American Art of Great Depression Two Sides of the Coin
(Exhibition catalog)
151
No
1984
Ausfeld, M L/V M Mecklenburg
Advancing American Art Politics and Aesthetics/State Dept Exhibition
(Exhibition catalog)
108
Yes
1984
Baigell, Mathew
American Painting and Sculpture A Concise History
420
No
1984
Faunce, Sarah; Linda S. Ferber (Curators)
American Watercolors, Pastels, Collages The Brooklyn Museum
88
Yes
1984
Glover, John/Townsend Wolfe
Twentieth Century American Drawin from the Arkansas Arts Center
(Exhibition catalog)
95
No
1984
Marks, Claude
World Artists 1950-1980
912
No
1984
Sims, Lowery Stokes
The Figure in 20th Century American Art Metropolitan Museum of Art
(Exhibition catalog)
167
Yes
1983
Brown, Milton W
100 Masterpieces of American Painting from Public Collections Washington D C
240
Yes
1983
Chwast, Seymour/S Heller
The Art of New York
190
No
1983
Guenther, Bruce
Fifty Northwest Artists (photos of artists by Marsha Burns)
118
Yes
1983
Hills, Patricia
Social Concern and Urban Realism American Painting in the 1930s
(Exhibition catalog)
96
No
1983
Stebbins, Theodore/C Troyen
The Lane Collection 20th-Century Paintings in the American Tradition
(Exhibition catalog)
183
Yes
1982
Berman, Greta/Jeffrey Wechsler
Realism and Realities The Other Side of American Painting 1940-1960
(Exhibition catalog)
195
Yes
1982
Von Blum, Paul
Critical Vision/A Historyof Social and Political Art in the U S
165
No
1981
Brown, Milton (essay). ACA Galleries
Social Art in America 1930-1945
(Exhibition catalog)
62
No
1981
Lane, John R.; Michael Botwinick (Foreward)
The Edith and Milton Lowenthal Collection The Brooklyn Museum
60
Yes
1981
Leavitt, Thomas (Editor)
Handbook of the Collections: Herbert F Johnson Museum of Art
106
Yes
1981
Osborne, Harold
The Oxford Companion to Twentieth Century Art
656
Yes
1981
Rugoff, Milton
The Britannica Encyclopedia of American Art
669
Yes
1980
Minnesota Museum of Art
West '80 Art and the Law
(Exhibition catalog)
80
Yes
1980
Munson-Williams-Proctor Inst
The Olympics in Art, An Exhibitio Works of Art Related to Olympic Sports
(Exhibition catalog)
166
Yes
1980
Neuen Gesellschaft Bild. Kunst
Amerika Traum und Depression 1920-1940
(Exhibition catalog)
544
Yes
1980
Styron, Thomas W
American Figure Painting 1950-198
(Exhibition catalog)
115
Yes
1980
Wilmerding, John
American Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art
180
Yes
1979
Baigell, Mathew
Dictionary of American Art
390
No
1979
Brown, Milton W (others)
American Art Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Decorative Arts
616
Yes
1979
Doumato, Lamia
American Drawing A Guide to Information Sources
246
No
1979
Karpel, Bernard/Ruth Spiegel
Arts in America/A Bibliography Volume 2 (Painting and Graphics)
736
No
1979
Strickler, Susan (Catalogue); William Hutton (Editor)
The Toledo Museum of Art American Paintings
227
Yes
1978
Lewis, Samella
Art: African American
246
Yes
1978
Sharp, Ellen (intro)
The Legend of John Brown (Jacob Lawrence)
(Exhibition catalog)
61
Yes
1978
Whitney Museum
American Art 1934-1956 Selections from Whitney Museum
(Exhibition catalog)
148
Yes
1977
Barr, Alfred H
Painting and Sculpture in the Museum of Modern Art
655
No
1977
Dillenberger, Jane & John
Perceptions of the Spirit in Twentieth-Century American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
175
Yes
1977
Grigsby, Eugene Jr.
Art & Ethnics Background for Teaching Youth in a Pluralistic Society
147
No
1977
Hoopes, Donelson F
American Watercolor Painting
208
Yes
1977
Park, Marlene/Gerald Markowitz
New Deal for Art: The Government Art Projects of the 1930s
(Exhibition catalog)
172
No
1976
Bader, Barbara
American Picturebooks from Noah's Ark to the Beast Within
615
Yes
1976
Driskell, David C
Two Centuries of Black American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
221
Yes
1976
Glubok, Shirley
The Art of America Since World War II
48
No
1976
Institute of Contemporary Art
A Selection of American Art The Skowhegan School 1946-1976
194
No
1976
Jaques Cattell Press
Who's Who in American Art, 1976 12th Edition
756
No
1976
Lipman, Jean/Helen M Franc
Bright Stars: American Painting and Sculpture Since1776
208
Yes
1976
Taylor, Joshua C
America as Art
320
Yes
1976
Taylor, Joshua C
200 Jahre Amerikanische Malerei 1776-1976
(Exhibition catalog)
140
Yes
1976
Willis, John Ralph
Fragments of American Life An Exhibition of Paintings
(Exhibition catalog)
75
No
1975
Buckley, Charles E
The Saint Louis Art Museum Handbook of Collections
377
Yes
1975
Bullard, E John
A Panorama of American Painting The John J McDonough Collection
(Exhibition catalog)
119
Yes
1975
Driskell, David C
Amistad II Afro-American Art
(Exhibition catalog)
92
No
1975
Editor, Smithsonian
Smithsonian Archives of American Art: Checklist of the Collection
0
No
1975
Fleischman, Lawrence A.(Intro); Lawrence Campbell (Foreward)
The Art Students League of New York Anniversarly Exhibition 100 Artists, Kennedy Galleries
(Exhibition catalog)
284
No
1974
Baigell, Mathew
The American Scene: American Painting of the 1930s
214
Yes
1974
Baur, John I H
Whitney Museum of American Art Catalogue of the Collection
235
Yes
1974
Brown, Milton W
Jacob Lawrence
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1974
Buffalo Fine Arts Academy
American Art in Upstate New York Drawings, Watercolors and Small Sculptures
80
No
1974
Davidson, Abraham A
The Story of American Painting
168
Yes
1974
Schwartz, Barry
The New Humanism Art in a Time of Change
192
Yes
1974
Van Devanter, Ann, et al
American Self Portraits 1670-1973
(Exhibition catalog)
245
Yes
1974
Woolfenden, William E. (Foreward); Garmett McCoy (Intro)
From Reliable Sources, Archives of American Art An Exhibition of Letters from the Smithsonian Instituteion
(Exhibition catalog)
56
No
1973
Cederholm, Theresa Dickason
Afro-American Artists: A Bio-Bibliographical Directory
348
No
1973
Davidson, Marshall
The Artist's America American Heritage History of
416
Yes
1973
Fine, Elsa Honig
The Afro-American Artist A Search for Identity
310
Yes
1973
Franc, Helen M
An Invitation to See 125 Paintings from the MOMA
159
Yes
1973
O'Connor, Francis V (editor)
Art for the Millions Essays by...Artists...WPA Federal Art Project
317
No
1973
Shapiro, David
Social Realism Art as a Weapon
340
No
1972
Bearden, Romare/H Henderson
Six Black Masters of American Art
120
Yes
1972
Mondale, Joan Adams
Politics in Art
72
Yes
1972
Tomko, George
Catalogue of The Roland P Murdock Collection Wichita Art Museum
237
Yes
1971
Bell, David
Praeger Encyclopedia of Art (4 volumes)
2139
Yes
1971
Doty, Robert
Contemporary Black Artists in America (Whitney Museum of American Art)
(Exhibition catalog)
64
Yes
1971
Fax, Elton C
Seventeen Black Artists
306
No
1971
Lewis, S. and Waddy, R.
Black Artists on Art volume 2
140
Yes
1971
Locke, Alain
The Negro in Art
224
No
1970
Alston, Charles Henry; Romare Bearden; Allan Rohan Crite, et all
Social Studies: The Art of Black America, Part One
0
Yes
1970
Hope, Henry Radford (Essay)
The American Scene 1900-1970 An Exhibition of twentieth century painting
(Exhibition catalog)
119
No
1970
Myers, Bernard S (editor)
Encyclopedia of Painting (Painters of the World...etc)
511
Yes
1970
National Cent/Afro-Am Artists
Afro-American Artists New York and Boston
(Exhibition catalog)
80
No
1970
Time-Life Books, Editors
American Painting 1900-1970
192
Yes
1969
Bearden, Romare/Carl Holty
The Painter's Mind A Study of the Relations of Structure and Space
224
No
1968
Robbins, Daniel/David W Scott
An American Collection The Neuberger Collection
463
Yes
1966
Gardner, Albert Ten Eyck
History of Water Color in America
160
Yes
1966
Larkin, Oliver W
Art and Life in America Revised and Enlarged Edition
559
Yes
1966
Metropolitan Museum of Art
200 Years of Watercolor Painting Centennial of American Watercolor Society
(Exhibition catalog)
64
No
1964
Baur, John I H
Between the Fairs: 25 Years of American Art 1939-1964
(Exhibition catalog)
91
Yes
1963
International Assoc. of Art
Profile: Art and Artists in the USA on the Occasion of 4th Congress ...
119
No
1963
Lipman, Jean (editor)
What Is American in American Art
180
Yes
1962
Weller, Allen S/Lee Nordness
Art U S A Now (2 volumes)
474
Yes
1961
Goodrich, Lloyd/John I H Baur
American Art of Our Century
309
Yes
1961
Rodman, Selden
Conversations with Artists 35 Painters, Sculptors and Architects
234
No
1960
Dover, Cedric
American Negro Art
186
Yes
1957
Baur, John I H
New Art in America
279
No
1957
Brooklyn Museum
Golden Years of American Drawing 1905-1956
(Exhibition catalog)
72
No
1957
Eliot, Alexander
Three Hundred Years of American Painting
318
Yes
1956
Kuh, Katherine
American Artists Paint the City (38th Biennale/Venice 1956)
(Exhibition catalog)
47
Yes
1955
Myers, Bernard
Encyclopedia of Painting
511
Yes
1954
Pearson, Ralph M
Modern Renaissance in American Art
300
No
1951
Bazin, Germain/A Gloeckner
History of Modern Painting
391
Yes
1950
Metropolitan Museum
100 American Painters of the 20th Century
132
Yes
1947
University of Arizona
University of Arizona Collection of American Art
106
Yes
1946
Gruskin, Alan D
Painting in the U S A
223
Yes
1944
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Fifty-fifth Annual American Exhibition: Water Colors and Drawings
(Exhibition catalog)
22
No
1943
Porter, James A
Modern Negro Art
272
No


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