The Dinner Party: A Symbol of our Heritage


Chicago, Judy

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Chicago, Judy . The Dinner Party: A Symbol of our Heritage. New York: Anchor, 1979. ISBN: 9780385145671. pp. 255. 4to. Replete with black and white and colour photographs and illustrations. Light rubbing and edgewear to the covers, contents remain bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding; very good. Signed and inscribed by Judy Chicago to the title page. From the preface: “For the past five years, Judy Chicago – a name synonymous with feminist breakthroughs in art – has been transforming the idea of the dinner party into a work of unprecedented beauty and scope. A monumental sculpture, “The Dinner Party” is a symbolic history of women’s achievements and struggles told through 39 china painted plates and elaborately embroidered runners which cover a triangular table. This book is the story of its creation and the history it represents.” Softcover. (#1323) $45.00