Skip to main content

Adolf Dehn: Midcentury Manhattan

Author: Philip Eliasoph.

Adolf Dehn: Midcentury Manhattan

Author: Philip Eliasoph.

$75.00 $24.98
Item #: D32567
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 182
Publication Date: 2017
Publisher: Artist Book Foundation
ISBN: 9780996200714
Leaving his native Minnesota to study art in Europe, Adolf Dehn (1895-1968) later settled in Manhattan and never looked back. Chronicling the city in lithographs and watercolors, Dehn helped to establish the visual style of The New Yorker, Vogue, and Vanity Fair. In the images collected here—elegant and jaunty, realistic and stylized—Dehn capture... More
No longer available

Leaving his native Minnesota to study art in Europe, Adolf Dehn (1895-1968) later settled in Manhattan and never looked back. Chronicling the city in lithographs and watercolors, Dehn helped to establish the visual style of The New Yorker, Vogue, and Vanity Fair. In the images collected here—elegant and jaunty, realistic and stylized—Dehn captured the burlesque theaters, lively Harlem nightclubs, the impressive skyline, and busy harbor, with Manhattan's Central Park as the place he returned to again and again.


Virtual Catalog