Portrait of an Artist - Laurie Lisle

Portrait of an Artist

Portrait of an Artist

4.67 6 5 Author: Laurie Lisle Narrator: Grace Conlin
Georgia O’Keeffe was one of the most original painters America has ever produced. Her vivid visual vocabulary—sensuous flowers, bleached bones against red sky and earth—has had a profound and lasting influence on American art in this century.

Renowned for her fierce independence, iron determination, and unique artistic vision, O’Keeffe had a personal mystique as intriguing and enduring as her bold, brilliant canvasses. Here is a full account of her exceptional life—from her girlhood and early days as a controversial art teacher, to her discovery by the pioneering photographer of the New York avant-garde Alfred Stieglitz, to her seclusion in the New Mexico desert, where she lived until her death. Here also is the story of a great romance—between the extraordinary painter and her much older mentor, lover, and husband, Stieglitz.
Language: English Category: Biographies Translator:

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Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
Published: 2007-01-01
Length: 13H 38Min
ISBN: 9781483063874

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