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Title City as canvas : New York City graffiti from the Martin Wong collection / edited by Sean Corcoran, Carlo McCormick.
Imprint New York : Skira Rizzoli : Museum of the City of New York, 2013.
Description 239 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Call # 751.7309 C
Summary A visual account of the birth of graffiti and street art, showcasing as-yet-unseen works collected by preeminent artist Martin Wong.
Contents Foreword / Susan Henshaw Jones -- Vision & expression : Martin Wong & the New York City writing movement / Sean Corcoran -- Martin's graffiti obsession / Charlie Ahearn -- Martin Wong : artists & collector / Carlo McCormick -- Martin Wong collection : plates -- Black books -- Martin little black books / Sacha Jenkins -- Black books : 1970-79 -- Black books : 1980-90 -- Recollections of Martin Wong.
Subject Wong, Martin.
Graffiti -- New York (State) -- New York.
Graffiti -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works.
Addl. Author Wong, Martin.
Corcoran, Sean, 1974-
McCormick, Carlo.
Museum of the City of New York.
ISBN 0847839869 (hbk.) :
9780847839865 (hbk.) :

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