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Full bloom : the art and life of Georgia O'Keeffe

Author: Hunter Drohojowska-Philp; Georgia O'Keeffe
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume is a biography of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986). O'Keeffe is known for large-format paintings of enlarged blossoms, presenting them close up as if seen through a magnifying lens, desert landscapes, and stark white cow skulls. The author examines O'Keeffe's life events in an attempt to discover their influence on her artistic works. He documents O'Keeffe's breakdowns, her domination by
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Alfred Stieglitz; Georgia O'Keeffe
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hunter Drohojowska-Philp; Georgia O'Keeffe
ISBN: 0393058530 9780393058536 0393327418 9780393327410
OCLC Number: 53824223
Description: 630, [48] p. of plates : col. ill., photos. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Book One Beginning 1848-1917 --
Book Two Becoming 1918-1946 --
Book Three Being 1947-1986.
Responsibility: Hunter Drohojowska-Philp.
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