Introduction by JOHN WALKER DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL GALLERY
This is a large 10 by 13-inch hardcover book entitled ~300 Years of American Painting~ ~ by the editors of Time Magazine. The copyright date is 1957 The book contains 318 slick pages Published: 1957 318 of great painings and articles 9 3/4 X 13 inches
The many paintings reproduced in this book speak a universal language.
They tell objectively and without propaganda the story of this country.
Many color and black and white illustrations.
This is a beautiful 1957 book telling the story of American art and artists, with lots of great pictures. It's a HardCover The cover is discolored somewhat [as you can see by the scan] but the pages are all clean. The cover looks like a heavy linen. Brown spine with gold lettering I understand that this book is Hard to find. No tears~ the only writing is a name on the first page with the date October, 1961
The price is only $16.00 due to the condition~ instead of the usual asking price of $25 to $29