WorldCat Identities

Bearden, Romare 1911-1988

Overview
Works: 534 works in 734 publications in 1 language and 20,461 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Music 
Roles: Illustrator, Lyricist, Artist, Set designer , Interviewee, Contributor, Author of introduction, Designer, Composer
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 )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 2,098 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 889 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 831 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 803 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 774 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 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden : the Caribbean dimension by Sally Price ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 626 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 )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and held by 609 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 496 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 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A bold brilliant artist, Romare Bearden created collages and paintings of stunnning 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 )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 313 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 269 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 )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden revealed by Branford Marsalis Quartet ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 and held by 220 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I can fly ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the five key elements of painting: color; light; style; texture; and subject. Features well-known painters: Rembrandt; Monet; Degas; Cassatt; Renoir; and several others. Includes performances by Blue Man Group and the Paper Bag Players
Li'l Dan, the drummer boy a Civil War story by Romare Bearden ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 73 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
Bearden plays Bearden ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Study of artist Romare Bearden and how his southern roots and years in Harlem have influenced his paintings and collages. In depicting, through his paintings, the black experience in America, he has been compared to such blues/jazz artists as Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday and Duke Ellington
 
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Alternative Names
Bearden, Romare
Bearden, Romare Howard 1911-1988
Bearden, Romare Howard 1914-1988
Bearden, Rommie.
Bearden Rommie 1911-1988
Bearden, Romy.
Bearden Romy 1911-1988
Romare Howard Bearden
ביירדן, רומר 1914-1988
בירדן, רומר הווארד 1914-1988
Languages
English (160)
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