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1939 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Drawings and Prints
Jan 24–Feb 17, 1939

View the full exhibition catalogue at the Internet Archive.



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“Many of our better talents are here represented.” —The New York Times

“. . . a certain tameness in the aggregate makes this an exhibition of no great dynamic power, despite the strength of some of the individual figures.” —The New York Times


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A 30-second online art project:
Sara Ludy, Tumbleweeds

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