The Shape Of Content by Ben ShahnThe Shape Of Content by Ben Shahn

The Shape Of Content

byBen Shahn

Paperback | January 1, 1992

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Title:The Shape Of ContentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.27 inPublished:January 1, 1992Publisher:Harvard

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ISBN - 10:0674805704

ISBN - 13:9780674805705

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Table of Contents

Artists in Colleges

The Biography of a Painting

The Shape of Content

On Nonconformity

Modern Evaluations

The Education of an Artist

Editorial Reviews

In this brilliant book, which brings the many talents of Ben Shahninto one crisp, clear, unified, astounding career, the primary focus is the exploration and explanation of the relationship between Shahn's paintings and photographsThe first half of the book consists of four exquisitely written essays by Kao, Katzman, and Webster, beautifuly illustrated with superb reproductions of Shahn's photographs and related materials, including detailed notes. The second half is an exhibition catalog with a wealth of quality reproductions of his paintings and photographs.