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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Neel, Alice, 1900-1984.
Houston [Tex.] : Museum of Fine Arts ; New Haven [Conn.] : Distributed by Yale University Press, ©2010
|Named Person:||Alice Neel; Alice Neel|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Alice Neel; Jeremy Lewison; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.; Whitechapel Art Gallery.; Moderna Museet Malmö (Sweden)
|Notes:||Published to coincide with an exhibition held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Mar. 21-June 13, 2010, Whitechapel Gallery, London, July 8-September 17, and the Moderna Museet Malmö, Sweden, October 9, 2010-January 2, 2011.|
|Description:||296 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm|
|Contents:||Lenders to the exhibition --
Foreword / Iwona Blazwick, Magnus Jensner, and Peter C. Marzio --
Preface / Peter C. Marzio --
Curators' statement and acknowledgments / Jeremy Lewiston and Barry Walker --
"The human race torn to pieces": the painted portraits of Alice Neel / Tamar Garb --
Showing the barbarity of life: Alice Neel's grotesque / Jeremy Lewison --
Crowding / Robert Storr --
Dividing up the canvas / Barry Walker --
Artists' appreciations / Frank Auerbach, Marlene Dumas, and Chris Ofili --
Plates, with thematic texts and entries / Jeremy Lewison and Barry Walker.
|Other Titles:||Painted truths|
|Responsibility:||Jeremy Lewison [and others].|
"A penetrating look at the portraits. . . . Lavishly illustrated. . . . Will be essential reading for anyone interested in her career. . . . There is plenty here to engage both the eye and the brain.
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