Encyclopædia of New Orleans Artists: 1718–1918

The Historic New Orleans Collection 1987
hardcover • 6" × 9" • 488 pp.
ISBN 978-0-917860-23-2
$39.95 • £24.99

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This comprehensive reference work is a compilation of information about all known artists and art-related organizations in New Orleans during a 200-year period. The definitive reference for the city with more than 2,700 entries, the Encyclopædia of New Orleans Artists is a valuable tool for research in the field of southern art. Listings include name, places and dates of birth and death, artistic occupation, active New Orleans dates, associated occupations, artistic studies, artistic listings in contemporary sources, exhibitions of works, awards received, memberships and positions, description of works, and references.