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Synopsis: Interviews with twenty-eight prominent artists reveal the influences that have inspired them as they each strive to forge their own individual style
From Publishers Weekly:
These profiles, except for one gleaned from an alcohol-soaked pub crawl with painter Francis Bacon in 1972, appeared in ARTnews magazine between 1976 and 1988. In the most recent piece, surrealist Dorothea Tanning fondly recalls her art education and her deceased husband, Max Ernst. We also hear from German painter Richard Lindner, who discusses the bizarre characters depicted in his work; sculptor Jackie Winsor, who is reticent about her personal life but eloquent regarding her art; New Yorker illustrator Saul Steinberg, who explains that he experimentally painted several "false Mondrians" because "you have to impersonate Mondrian in order to understand him." Gruen ( The New Bohemia ) conveys his subjects' quirks but remains unobtrusive, allowing the artists to freely analyze their works and motivations. Although the art of these 22 men and six women may be considered dated by fashionable galleries, the ideals and purposes expressed prove universal. Photos not seen by PW .
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Title: The Artist Observed: 28 Interviews With ...
Publisher: A Cappella Books
Publication Date: 1991
Book Condition: Very Good
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Book Description A Cappella Books; Chicago Review Press, Pennington, NJ, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st. Cloth, viii, 324 pp., illus., ports.; 24 cm. Tight, clean copy. Dust jacket, with light edgewear, protected in a mylar book cover. CONTENTS: Francis Bacon; Robert Mangold; Larry Rivers; Jackie Winsor; Richard Diebenkorn; Jim Dine; Agnes Martin; Richard Lindner; Rufino Tamayo; Richard Anuszkiewicz; Michelangelo Pistoletto; William Bailey; Bridget Riley; Saul Steinberg; Michael Heizer; Dorothea Tanning; David Hare; Jack Youngerman; Roy Lichtenstein; Lucas Samaras; Catherine Murphy; George Rickey; Robert Rauschenberg; George Sugarman; Richard Haas; Pierre Alechinsky; Dorothea Rockburne; Lucian Freud. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Collectible. Seller Inventory # 087113
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