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Modern nature : Georgia O'Keeffe and Lake George

Author: Georgia O'KeeffeErin Budis CoeGwendolyn OwensBruce RobertsonHyde Collection,All authors
Publisher: New York, New York : Thames & Hudson, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the life and art of the renowned artist during the relaxing, but very productive period of time (1918-1934) when she spent the summer and fall living on Alfred Stieglitz's pastoral family estate on Lake George in upstate New York.
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Genre/Form: Art
Exhibition catalogs
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Named Person: Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe; Georgia O'Keeffe
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georgia O'Keeffe; Erin Budis Coe; Gwendolyn Owens; Bruce Robertson; Hyde Collection,; Georgia O'Keeffe Museum,; M.H. de Young Memorial Museum,
ISBN: 0500093741 9780500093740
OCLC Number: 813931205
Notes: "Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'Modern nature: Georgia O'Keeffe and Lake George, ' The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, June 15-September 15, 2013; Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 4, 2013-January 26, 2014; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, de Young Museum, February 8-May 11, 2014."
"Organized by The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, and the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico."
Description: 200 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 32 cm
Contents: "Something so perfect" : Georgia O'Keeffe and Lake George / Erin B. Coe --
"The force that through the green fuse ..." : Georgia O'Keeffe and nature / Bruce Robertson --
"The spirit loosed from its shackles" : Georgia O'Keeffe and women's art / Gwendolyn Owens --
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Other Titles: Georgia O'Keeffe and Lake George
Responsibility: [catalogue essayists], Erin B. Coe, Gwendolyn Owens, Bruce Robertson.

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Although OKeeffe is usually associated with the desert landscape of New Mexico, her professional development as an artist largely occurred during the years she summered at Alfred Stieglitz's family  Read more...
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O Keeffe s distillation of forms from that time . . . created a visual language both extremely sensual and intensely private, even though her work was meant for public display."

 
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