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Ben Shahn's American Scene: Photographs, 1938

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The paintings, murals, and graphics of Ben Shahn (1898-1969) have made him one of the most heralded American artists of the twentieth century, but during the 1930s he was also among the nation's premier photographers. Much of his photographic work was sponsored by the New Deal's Farm Security Administration, where his colleagues included Dorothea Lange and Walker Evans.



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Hardcover, 208 pages
Published June 9th 2010 by University of Illinois Press (first published May 4th 2010)
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