Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture, and Cuisine

By: Barter, Judith A.

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


An appealing exploration of the art and culture of food in 18th- through 20th-century America. Essays by leading experts address topics including the horticultural and botanical underpinnings of still-life painting, the history of alcohol consumption in the United States, the cultural history of Thanksgiving, and the commercialization of food in the world of Pop art. In addition to the images and essays, this book includes a selection of vintage recipes for all-American dishes.---------------- No Flaws or Blemishes but the book plate of art collector Robert Allen Lewis. Throughout his life he was an active collector of art focused on contemporary and outsider works. Still Gift Quality. 250 pages with index and bibliography.

Title: Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture, and Cuisine

Author Name: Barter, Judith A.

Categories: COOKBOOKS, DIET & NUTRITION, ART; DESIGN & DECORATIVE ART,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago: 2013

ISBN Number: 0300196237

ISBN Number 13: 9780300196238

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 012370

Keywords: Art History; Cooking; recipes,