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Victor Arnautoff and the politics of art

Robert W. Cherny

Victor Arnautoff and the politics of art

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and society,
  • Russian American artists,
  • Art,
  • Artists,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-294) and index.

    StatementRobert W. Cherny
    SeriesThe working class in American history, Working class in American history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6537.A673 C49 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 312 pages
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27240345M
    ISBN 100252040783, 0252082303
    ISBN 109780252040788, 9780252082306
    LC Control Number2016037404
    OCLC/WorldCa956633848


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The mural was created in by Victor Arnautoff, a Russian immigrant and a Communist, who painted it as a critique of the racist boosterism that was the way high school history was taught in that era (even when I was in high school in the early 60s). The s were the years when the left and the Communist movement were strong in San Francisco.

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Victor Mikhail Arnautoff (born Uspenovka, Taurida Governorate, Russian Empire, Novem – died Leningrad, Russian SSR, Soviet Union, Ma ) was a Russian-American painter and professor of worked in San Francisco and the Bay Area from toincluding two decades as a teacher at Stanford University, and was particularly prolific as a muralist during the : Victor Mikhail Arnautoff, Novem.

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