WorldCat Identities

Bearden, Romare 1911-1988

Overview
Works: 530 works in 723 publications in 1 language and 20,129 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Exhibition catalogs  Poetry  Fiction  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Music 
Roles: Illustrator, Lyricist, Artist, Contributor, Interviewee, Set designer , Designer, Author of introduction
Classifications: N6537.B4, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Romare Bearden
A history of African-American artists : from 1792 to the present by Romare Bearden ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the lives and careers of over fifty African-American artists, and the relation of their work to prevailing artistic, social, and political trends in America and throughout the world
The block : poems by Langston Hughes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirteen of Langston Hughes poems on African American themes
Romare Bearden, his life & art by Myron Schwartzman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in Undetermined and English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Li'l Dan, the drummer boy : a Civil War story by Romare Bearden ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a company of black Union soldiers tells L'il Dan that he is no longer a slave, he follows them, and uses his beloved drum to save them from attack
Romare Bearden : collage of memories by Jan Greenberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of the twentieth-century African-American collage artist who used his southern childhood, New York City, jazz, and Paris to influence his bold and meaningful art
Six Black masters of American art by Romare Bearden ( Book )
6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden : the Caribbean dimension by Sally Price ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden (1911-1988), the great African American artist, spent much of the last two decades of his life on the Caribbean island of St Martin. This book focuses on several themes that Bearden treated in his Caribbean work. It also reassesses Bearden's Caribbean experience, locating it at the very center of his artistic legacy
The painter's mind; a study of the relations of structure and space in painting by Romare Bearden ( Book )
10 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I live in music : poem by Ntozake Shange ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This poem is a tribute to the language of music and the rhythms that connect people and the places where we live
Romare Bearden visual jazz ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A bold brilliant artist, Romare Bearden created collages and paintings of stunning humanity in which he aimed to do nothing less than 'to redefine the image of man' in terms of the African-American experience"--Container
A visit to the country by Herschel Johnson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While visiting his grandparents in the country, Mike finds an abandoned baby bird, takes care of him until he learns how to fly, and makes an important discovery about when to let go
The art of Romare Bearden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film traces Bearden's entire career, including his paintings and watercolors of the 1940's, experimental collages of 1964, large scale murals and late landscapes. Featuring commentary by friends including Wynton Marsalis, Albert Murray, and Emma Amos
Romare Bearden : a black odyssey by Robert G O'Meally ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published on the occasion of the exhibition, Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, DC Moore Gallery, November 13, 2007 - January 5, 2008
Romare Bearden by Lowery Stokes Sims ( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden revealed by Branford Marsalis Quartet ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The children of children keep coming : an epic griotsong by Russell L Goings ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Caribbean poetry of Derek Walcott & the art of Romare Bearden by Derek Walcott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I can fly ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the five key elements of painting and features the artwork of the world's classic painters as well as modern artists
Li'l Dan, the drummer boy a Civil War story by Romare Bearden ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a company of black Union soldiers tells L'il Dan that he is no longer a slave, he follows them, and uses his beloved drum to save them from attack"--T.p. verso of book
I Can Fly ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six African American artists paint and speak about their creative processes and of the Black experience in America--the history, politics, city life, and country life
 
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Alternative Names
Bearden, Romare
Bearden, Romare Howard, 1911-1988
Bearden, Rommie.
Bearden, Rommie, 1911-1988
Bearden, Romy.
Bearden, Romy, 1911-1988
Romare Howard Bearden
Languages
English (149)
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