Arthur Szyk: Soldier In Art by Irvin UngarArthur Szyk: Soldier In Art by Irvin Ungar

Arthur Szyk: Soldier In Art

EditorIrvin UngarContribution byMichael Berenbaum, Tom Freudenheim

Hardcover | October 20, 2017

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This is an indispensable publication on the life and work of the great Polish-Jewish-American artist-activist Arthur Szyk. A master of miniature painting and calligraphy, Szyk (1894-1951) brought his unmistakable style to subjects as diverse as biblical stories, literary classics, and political cartoons. This powerful, striking book is one for all art enthusiasts and collectors, students of World War II and Holocaust history, and the art world in general, as well as a vital tool for educators.Irvin Ungar is the curator of The Arthur Szyk Society in Burlingame, CA.Michael Berenbaum is director of the Sigi Ziering Institute at the American Jewish University in Los Angeles, CA.Tom L. Freudenheim is an art historian.Steven Heller is the author of The Daily Heller .James Kettlewell is an art historian.
Irvin Ungar, a former pulpit rabbi and antiquarian bookseller, has devoted the past quarter-century to scholarship on Arthur Szyk. He has curated and consulted for numerous Szyk exhibitions, including the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Deutsches Historisches Museum (Berlin), the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the...
Title:Arthur Szyk: Soldier In ArtFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 11 × 9.63 × 0.94 inPublished:October 20, 2017Publisher:D Giles LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1911282085

ISBN - 13:9781911282082


Editorial Reviews

Readers will benefit from the longer narrative and the vastly larger amount of material allowed by a book, which offers a fuller picture of Szyk's diverse body of work"?Samantha Baskind, Jewish Book Council "