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William Wegman paintings

Author: William WegmanMartin FillerAmy HempelSusan OrleanBob ElliottAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Wegman's postcard paintings reflect a lifetime of engagement with narrative, perspective, art history, architecture, popular culture, humour and philosophy in art. Starting with one or more vintage postcards, Wegman constructs scenes that range from intimate interiors to cosmic vistas, filling audaciously complex spaces with intriguing incident. Collected together, the paintings possess the universal,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Named Person: William Wegman; William Wegman; William Wegman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Wegman; Martin Filler; Amy Hempel; Susan Orlean; Bob Elliott; Robert Krulwich
ISBN: 1419720236 9781419720239
OCLC Number: 921864126
Description: 175 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Beyond the Blue Horizons --
Artists Including Me --
Lake View --
Two Dogs Dressed Up --
A Letter from Bob Elliott --
The Week I Tried to Be Bill Wegmen.
Responsibility: Martin Filler, William Wegman, Amy Hempel, Susan Orlean, Bob Elliott and Robert Krulwich.

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William Wegman's postcard paintings reflect a lifetime of engagement with narrative, perspective, art history, architecture, popular culture, humour and philosophy in art.  Read more...

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