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Rita Angus : an artist's life

Author: Jill Trevelyan
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rita Angus: an artist's life is the first biography of Rita Angus, a pioneer of modern painting. Drawing on a wealth of newly available letters and archival material, it offers an intimate and compelling view into the life of one of New Zealand's best-loved artists. The book is generously illustrated with personal photographs and over a hundred reproductions of her artworks and sketches.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Trevelyan, Jill.
Rita Angus.
Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2008
(OCoLC)631577335
Named Person: Rita Angus; Rita Angus
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Trevelyan
ISBN: 9781877385391 1877385395
OCLC Number: 180335228
Awards: Montana New Zealand Book Awards Montana Medal for Non-Fiction, 2009
Montana New Zealand Book Awards Biography Award, 2009
Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award, 2009
Description: xi, 420 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jill Trevelyan.

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In this revelatory and subtle book, Jill Trevelyan traces Angus's entire life, from her childhood in Napier and Palmerston North to her death in Wellington in 1970.  Read more...

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