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Title Readymades : American roadside artifacts / photographs by Jeff Brouws ; introduction by Diana Gaston ; essays by Jeff Brouws [and 9 others].
Author Brouws, Jeffrey T.
Publication San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2003]
Copyright date ©2003
Description 271 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 16 x 24 cm
Call # 779.9973 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 13).
Contents Introduction : places in between / Diana Gaston -- Freshly painted houses: ticky-tacky / Jeff Brouws -- Language in the landscape: the emancipated word / D.J. Waldie -- Abandoned drive-ins: enormous bodies in the night / Luc Sante -- Farm forms: heartland / M. Mark -- Partially painted pickup trucks: trucks in progress / Phil Patton -- Twentysix abandoned gasoline stations: regarding Ruscha / Jeff Brouws -- Freight cars: halfway home / Joel Jensen -- Signs: the annotated city / Mark Frauenfelder -- Trailers: marooned / Bruce Caron -- Bowling: ten-pin tap / Wendy Burton -- Storage units: the will to box up / Alan Rapp.
Subject Americana -- Pictorial works.
Material culture -- United States -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
Roads -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Roadside architecture -- United States -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Description and travel.
Americana. (OCoLC)fst00807467
Antiquities. (OCoLC)fst00810745
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Material culture. (OCoLC)fst01011739
Roads. (OCoLC)fst01098511
Roadside architecture. (OCoLC)fst01098897
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
ISBN 0811836770
9780811836777

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 Central 3rd Fl - AMMS Ref  779.9973 B    LIB USE ONLY