George Tooker

Garver, Thomas H.

Published by New York, New York, U.S.A.: Rizzoli Intl Pubns, 1987
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rizzoli pub., new york,1987,F/no dj issued,about 10x10 inches,first edition, pp.144,includes biography,catalog of paintings, group exhibitions, reviews, awards, public collections, bibliography,indexed, tooker's illusionistic painting has joined modern art by almost creating a newfound legitimacy of 'art with content', an art opposed to abstrract art, an art of modern existentialism, an art of social criticism combined with an arguably surreal version of established traditions in art,in short, tooker has painted from the 1940's to the 1980's as if the modern world of abstract art did not exist; tooker's art, so often produced in egg-tampura works,reveals the heart of an artist/social critic of the first order. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: More than one hundred luminous reproductions highlight this retrospective study--and catalogue raisonne--of the life and art of American master painter George Tooker

About the Author: Thomas H. Garver was the founding director of the Newport Harbor Art Museum in Newport Beach, California and the director of the Madison Art Center in Madison, Wisconsin. Other positions have included assistant director of the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University and Curator of Exhibitions of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

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Title: George Tooker
Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Rizzoli Intl Pubns
Publication Date: 1987
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition

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