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Georgia O'Keeffe : a life

Author: Roxana Robinson; Georgia O'Keeffe
Publisher: Hanover : University Press of New England, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Georgia O'Keeffe is arguably the twentieth century's leading woman artist. Coming of age along with American modernism, her life was filled with intense relationships - with family, friends, and especially noted photographer Alfred Stieglitz. Her struggle between the rigorous demands of love and work resulted in extraordinary accomplishments. Her often-eroticized flowers, bones, stones, skulls and pelvises became  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roxana Robinson; Georgia O'Keeffe
ISBN: 0874519063 9780874519068
OCLC Number: 39732936
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, ©1989.
Description: viii, 639 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Roxana Robinson.

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Chockablock with intriguing detail, some apt insight, and best of all, O Keeffe s own voice in her letters and in the words of her family and friends who wouldn t talk to anyone before the artist s Read more...

 
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