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Peggy Guggenheim : the shock of the modern

Author: Francine Prose; Peggy Guggenheim
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2015] ©2015.
Series: Jewish lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A spirited portrait of the colorful, irrepressible, and iconoclastic American collector who fearlessly advanced the cause of modern art

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Peggy Guggenheim; Peggy Guggenheim
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francine Prose; Peggy Guggenheim
ISBN: 9780300203486 0300203489 9780300224290 030022429X
OCLC Number: 962768054
Description: 211 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Jewish lives.
Other Titles: Shock of the modern.
Responsibility: Francine Prose.

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"A whirlwind tour in a compact, peppy car through the tumultuous life of the most famous patron of modern art."-Prudence Peiffer, Artforum"This excellent short biography appears in Yale's 'Jewish Read more...

 
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