Providing both authorized biography and artistic analysis, this book draws on previously unpublished correspondence to describe the emergence of the American artist Fairfield Porter as a figurative painter in the post-war decades of Abstract Expressionism who struggled to achieve recognition. Porter's work is significant for its quintessentially American subject matter, and the book presents 280 paintings, prints and drawings as a kind of autobiography, for the artist's subjects were always himself, his family and friends, and the places where he lived.
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Book Description Harry N Abrams, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110810937190
Book Description Harry N Abrams. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0810937190 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0481208
Book Description Harry N Abrams, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0810937190