1939. Item #A6333
Rebay, Hilla; Guggenheim Foundation. Art of Tomorrow: Fifth Catalogue of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings. NY: Guggenheim Foundation 1939. 182p, over 400 ills. including 31 large color pls. by Rudolf Bauer and Kandinsky. Very good paperbound (covers shelfsoiled), with color cover by Bauer. Text by Hilla Rebay, "The Power of Spiritual Rhythm." ** Important catalogue--lavishly produced for its day--of 415 "non-objective" paintings. A checklist follows of 310 additional works in the Guggenheim collection. Artist biographies. This copy belonged to Boston-area abstract painter Cleo Lambrides (1919-2017), with her self-designed bookplate. Laid in are pages torn out of another book, with her ink signatures and the bookplate again, on which she has now written her married name, Webster.