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All told : my art and life among athletes, playboys, bunnies, and provocateurs

Author: LeRoy Neiman
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Biography   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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LeRoy Neiman arguably the world's most recognizable contemporary artist broke the barrier between fine art and popular art during a career in which he created indelible images that helped define the twentieth century. But it is the life he's lived and the people he's known that make the memoir of this scrappy Depression-era kid who became a swashbuckling bon vivant with the famous mustache such a marvelous  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Named Person: LeRoy Neiman; LeRoy Neiman
Material Type: Biography, Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: LeRoy Neiman
ISBN: 9780762778379 0762778377 9780762785230 0762785233 0762788372 9780762788378
OCLC Number: 756578679
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 341 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Unauthorized beginning --
Drifter to drafted --
Chicago boho, or, How I went from eating pierogies at my Mother's kitchen table to becoming a crazy artist --
Underground artist --
Me, Hef, the Femlin, Lenny Bruce's laundry, and the Bunny dorm --
Bunny hopping --
The sixties' artist in residence --
Muhammad Ali and the voodoo doodles --
As seen on TV (and everywhere else) --
Presidents, moguls, and masters of the game --
What's in a name?
Responsibility: LeRoy Neiman.

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The memoir of one of the most recognizable contemporary artists in the world, a book filled with the 20th century's biggest celebrities in sport, art, sex, music, film, and more, by the bon vivant  Read more...

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