The Last Folk Hero: A True Story of Race and Art, Power and Profit

By: Andrew Dietz

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SIGNED by the author on the title page without personalization. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 576 pages with sources.


A self-made art expert who traveled the world and amassed a collection for himself, Arnett developed an interest in rural African-American folk art made by self-taught men such as Thornton Dial and Lonnie Holley, both from Alabama. [PW] ----- William Faulkner, meet Tom Wolfe....a splendid, surreal portrait of an art world gone mad. [John Helyar]

Title: The Last Folk Hero: A True Story of Race and Art, Power and Profit

Author Name: Andrew Dietz

Categories: ART; PHOTOGRAPHY; ARCHITECTURE, Biography / Autobiography / Memoir, African American Studies,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, Ellis Lane Press: 2006

ISBN Number: 0977196801

ISBN Number 13: 9780977196807

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo; 9.25 inches tall; 576 pages with sources.

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 010381