RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 784886874 LA English T1 O'Keeffe. A1 Souter, Gerry., PB Parkstone International PP New York YR 2011 SN 9781780424606 1780424604 AB Born in 1887, Georgia O'Keeffe is one of the great figures in the history of the emancipation of modern art from its American essence. At a time when women were primarily wives and mothers, O'Keefe defied convention when she became first the companion, then the wife, of the famous photographer and father of American modern art, Alfred Stieglitz. Georgia O'Keeffe is known above all for her complex visual descriptions of nature: the delicacy of an autumn leaf, the subtle nuances of a flower petal, or the symmetry of an animal's head. Today, we associate her name with bright colours and the auste.