5: Painting and commentary, Jack Levine’s "Feast of Pure Reason," 1937.


Sources: Jack Levine, The Feast of Pure Reason, painting, 1937. Art © Susanna Levine Fisher/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.  Reproduced with permission from VAGA: www.vagarights.com.

Hilton Kramer, "The Hazards of Modern Painting," in Social Realism: Art as a Weapon, ed. David Shapiro (New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., 1973), 271.