Catalogue of the Exhibition of Art of the Americas: Pre-Columbian and Contemporary

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Catalog from the exhibition "Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition, Art of the Americas: Pre–Columbian and Contemporary," June 12–October 31, 1937, at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts in Dallas, Texas. Includes: foreword, introduction, floor plan, essays, list of artists and artworks, selected images, exhibition lenders, museum staff [Texas Art section of the show featured a juried selection of artworks. Jurors: Donald J. Bear, Director, the Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado Frederick Browne, Artist and Teacher, Houston, Texas Xavier Gonzales, Artist and Teacher, Sophie Newcomb College, New Orleans, Louisiana]

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[72] p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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Dallas Museum of Fine Arts 1937.

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Catalog from the exhibition "Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition, Art of the Americas: Pre–Columbian and Contemporary," June 12–October 31, 1937, at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts in Dallas, Texas.

Includes: foreword, introduction, floor plan, essays, list of artists and artworks, selected images, exhibition lenders, museum staff

[Texas Art section of the show featured a juried selection of artworks.
Jurors: Donald J. Bear, Director, the Denver Art Museum, Denver, Colorado
Frederick Browne, Artist and Teacher, Houston, Texas
Xavier Gonzales, Artist and Teacher, Sophie Newcomb College, New Orleans, Louisiana]

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[72] p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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  • Greater Texas and Pan American Exposition, Art of the Americas: Pre–Columbian and Contemporary, June 12–October 31, 1937, Dallas, Texas

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Dallas Museum of Art Exhibition Records

The Dallas Museum of Art presents the Dallas Museum of Art Exhibition Records Collection which contains published catalogs for exhibitions held by the museum between 1903 and 1983. The catalogs, which vary in length, contain a checklist of objects included in the exhibition, and may include essays and images. The collection also contains related unpublished materials including checklists, invitations, press releases, and other ephemera for exhibitions held by the museum between 1903 and 1990s.

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  • 1937

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Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. Catalogue of the Exhibition of Art of the Americas: Pre-Columbian and Contemporary, book, 1937; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth183291/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Museum of Art.