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|Genre/Form:||Records and correspondence
Lettres (Descripteur de forme)
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986.
Maria Chabot--Georgia O'Keeffe.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press ; Santa Fe : Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, ©2003
|Named Person:||Georgia O'Keeffe; Maria Chabot; Maria Chabot; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Maria Chabot|
|Material Type:||Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Georgia O'Keeffe; Barbara Buhler Lynes; Ann Paden; Maria Chabot
|Description:||xxvi, 542 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm|
|Contents:||Chapter 1: 1941 --
Chapter 2: 1942 --
Chapter 3: 1943--
Chapter 4: 1944--
Chapter 5: 1945 --
Chapter 6: 1946--
Chapter 7: 1947 --
Chapter 8: 1948 --
Chapter 9: 1949 --
Glossary of Names.
|Responsibility:||edited by Barbara Buhler Lynes, Ann Paden ; introduction by Barbara Buhler Lynes.|
"Maria Chabot met Georgia O'Keeffe in Northern New Mexico in 1940. O'Keeffe, one of America's most celebrated artists, was fifty-three and had just purchased a house at Ghost Ranch where she had painted over several previous summers. Chabot, a San Antonian and an aspiring but unknown writer, was a robust twenty-six and familiar with the largely Spanish-speaking culture of the region." "The two were drawn to each other for different reasons. To be free to paint, O'Keeffe needed capable help to sustain her remote household, and although Chabot needed a place to live where she could pursue her writing with minimum distraction, she was also seeking a mentor."--Jacket.
"The letters between O'Keefe and Chabot depict an enigmatic, contradictory, maddening relation between two extraordinarily gifted women against the backdrop of World War II and its aftermath, in New
- O'Keeffe, Georgia, -- 1887-1986 -- Correspondence.
- Painters -- United States -- Correspondence.
- Chabot, Maria, -- 1913-2001 -- Correspondence.
- Chabot, Maria, -- 1913-2001.
- O'Keeffe, Georgia, -- 1887-1986.
- United States.
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