What Nerve!: Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present by Dan Nadel, Dominic Molon, Roger Brown and Robert Cozzolino (RISD Museum of Art/D.A.P) $40.00 - What Nerve! reveals a hidden history of American figurative painting, sculpture and popular imagery. It documents and/or restages …
64p, b&w, 5.5"x8"
Of all the rare vintage 1950's sleaze I'm putting on the site this week, Ultra is maybe my favorite becuz it's such scrambled eggs: lots of women's wrestling (including a Gene Bilbrew wrestling comic serial), articles on transvestitism, an illustration of a man with groceries in the rain being protected by a dominatrix with an umbrella, lots of sexy spot illustrations, circus pinups, a victorian bumble bee costume, and a rallying call for color variety in fishnet stockings.
AND that Bilbrew cover - geeeeeezzzz.
We've only got one copy of this, so move in on it!-EF