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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Riva (Esther) Castleman  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1930 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Riva Castleman on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Riva was born and raised in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Riva began her career at the Art Institute of Chicago as an assistant curator. She went on to work in various departments at the New York Museum of Modern Art and finished her career as the deputy director for curatorial affairs.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Modern art in prints.
ISBN: 0870704613. OCLC Number:

Museum of Modern Art. New York,. [1973]

Each print is accompanied by a short description.

Prints from blocks :
ISBN: 087070561x. OCLC Number:

Museum of Modern Art,. New York :. ©1983.

Jasper Johns :
ISBN: 0870704028. OCLC Number:

Museum of Modern Art, New York ;. New York, N.Y. :. ©1986.

"Well-illustrated exhibition catalogue; over 100 illustrations, many in color. Though Johns is perhaps better known as a painter, he has also contributed more than any other living artist to the printed form of art."--Amazon.

Toulouse-Lautrec :
ISBN: 093980283X. OCLC Number:

High Museum of Art,. Atlanta :. 1998.

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