FERNAND LEGER BALLETS SUEDOIS Paris 1923

THE WORLD

OF ABSTRACT ART

A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

FERNAND LEGER

BALLETS SUEDOIS

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Souvenir Programme

Paris 1923  

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Text in English.

Folio (12-5/8″ x 9-1/2″)

Stapled wraps with original glassine paper covers.
Front and rear covers by Fernand Leger. Illustrated throughout :Fernand Leger, Nils de Dardel, Gerald Murphy, Jean Borlin, Helene Perdriat, Einar Nerman, Valentine J. Hugo, Roger de la Fresnaye, Lucien Daudet, Jean Cocteau, G. Gallibert, Andree Parr.
Claude Debussy, Glazounow (Glazunov), Maurice Ravel, Laprade, Cole Porter, Blaise Cendrars, Darius Milhaud, Paul Claudel, Andre Helle, Canudo.

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Rediscovering Slobodkina: A Pioneer of American Abstraction exhibition

 

Rediscovering Slobodkina:

A Pioneer of American Abstraction

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Esphyr Slobodkina ,1908-2002), was a founding member of the American Abstract Artists group.

She participated in the 1937 first American Abstract Artists exhibition of abstract art at Squibb Gallery.

Rediscovering Slobodkina: A Pioneer of American Abstraction was a retrospective of the artist’s work and included her works from the 1930s through the 1950s.

The exhibition was organized by the Slobodkina Foundation in association with The Heckscher Museum of Art in Huntington, N.Y., and included an exhibition catalogue.

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1937 Squibb Galleries American Abstract Artists first exhibition

 

 

Squibb Galleries

 

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AMERICAN ABSTRACT ARTISTS

FIRST EXHIBITION

1937

 

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April 2, 1937 American Abstract Artists first exhibition of 39 members opened at the Squibb Galleries, 745 Fifth Avenue, New York City.

Instead of a catalog the AAA produced a print portfolio for this exhibiton.

This was the largest and most attended exhibition of American abstract art to be held outside of a major museum during the 1930s.

http://www.americanabstractartists.org/about/

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“To Leo: a tribute from American Abstract Artists.” Leo Rabkin.

“To Leo: a tribute from American Abstract Artists.”

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Leo Rabkin, American Abstract Artists member and former president , a tribute exhibition from the American Abstract Artists members at  the Sideshow Gallery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York

June/July2014

http://www.sideshowgallery.com/now/index.html

 

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Photo credit

AAA

http://americanabstractartists.org/

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