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Author Levin, Gail, 1948-

Title Lee Krasner : a biography / Gail Levin

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : William Morrow, [2011]
2011
Edition [First edition]
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RIC  ND237.K677 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  ND237.K677 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Fine Arts Stacks  ND237.K677 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 546 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-533) and index
Contents Beyond the pale : a Brooklyn childhood, 1908-21 -- Breaking away: determined to be an artist, 1922-25 -- Art school : Cooper union, 1926-28 -- National Academy and first love, 1928-32 -- Enduring the great depression, 1932-36 -- From politics to modernism, 1936-39 -- Solace in abstraction, 1940-41 -- A new attachment : life with Pollock, 1942-43 -- Copying with Peggy Guggenheim, 1943-45 -- Coming together : marriage and springs, 1945-47 -- Triumphs and challenges, 1948-50 -- First solo show, 1951-52 -- Coming apart, 1953-56 -- Dual identities : artist and widow, 1956-59 -- A new alliance, 1959-64 -- Recognition, 1965-69 -- The feminist decade, 1970-79 -- Retrospective, 1980-84
Note "Lee Krasner, best known as Jackson Pollock's wife, reveals a woman who was a firebrand and trailblazer for women's rights, who also led a fascinating life, and who is finally now being recognized as one of the 20th century's modernist masters"-- Provided by publisher
LC subject Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984
Painters -- United States -- Biography
Painters' spouses -- United States -- Biography
ISBN 9780061845253 (hardback)
0061845256 (hardback)
9780061845277 (trade paperback)
0061845272 (trade paperback)
9780062017796 (large print)
0062017799 (large print)