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Between lives : an artist and her world

Author: Dorothea Tanning
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Fourteen years ago, the artist Dorothea Tanning published Birthday, a collection of reminiscences. In this book, she expanded those reminiscences into a memoir of her journey through the last century as confidant, collaborator, and muse to some of its most inspired minds and personalities : a diverse assemblage that ranges from the fathers of dada and surrealism to Virgil Thompson, George Balanchine, Alberto  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Creative nonfiction
Biography
Autobiographie
Named Person: Dorothea Tanning; Max Ernst; Dorothea Tanning; Dorothea Tanning; Dorothea Tanning; Dorothea Tanning; Max Ernst; Dorothea Tanning; Max Ernst; Dorothea Tanning
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothea Tanning
ISBN: 0393050408 9780393050400
OCLC Number: 45962942
Notes: Expands on: Birthday, 1986.
Includes index.
Description: 378 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Headlong --
Before and always --
Flight --
An artist remembers --
Cactus and stars --
Paris with a patina --
In "the garden of France" --
Provence and a house --
Plummeted bird --
A time suspended --
Unfinished picture --
Veils and verities.
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In 1987 the arist Dorothea Tanning published "Birthday", a collection of reminiscences. Now she has expanded it into a memoir of her journey through the last century as confidant, collaborator, muse  Read more...

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In buoyant and electric prose, laced with wit and leavened with ungrudging generosity, Dorothea Tanning has given us in this memoir a brilliant account of the fizz and panache of a truly remarkable Read more...

 
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