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David Hockney : the biography, 1937-1975

Author: Christopher Simon Sykes; David Hockney
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese : Doubleday, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st United States edView all editions and formats
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An authorized account of the life and work of the influential British artist covers his education at the Royal College of Art, the role of the 1960s in shaping his vision, and his relationship with Peter Schlesinger during the turbulent emergence of gay rights.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: David Hockney; David Hockney; David Hockney
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Simon Sykes; David Hockney
ISBN: 0385531443 9780385531443
OCLC Number: 858619195
Notes: Originally published: Hockney: the biography. London : Century, the Random House Group, 2011.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: My parents --
Self-portrait --
Doll boy --
"We two boys clinging together" --
Man in a museum --
A Hollywood collection --
In the dull village --
A bigger splash --
Peter 1969 --
Mr. and Mrs. Clark and Percy --
Portrait of the artist --
Contrejour in the French style --
The rake's progress.
Other Titles: Hockney
Responsibility: Christopher Simon Sykes.

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An authorized account of the life and work of the influential British artist covers his education at the Royal College of Art, the role of the 1960s in shaping his vision, and his relationship with Peter Schlesinger during the turbulent emergence of gay rights.

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