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Author LinkLevin, Gail,1948-
Title LinkLee Krasner : a biography / Gail Levin.
Edition First edition.
Imprint New York, NY : William Morrow, [2011], ©2011.
Description x, 546 pages, [16] pages of plates :  illustrations (some colored) ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages [469]-533) and index.
Contents 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.
Summary "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.
Per.Sub. LinkKrasner, Lee, 1908-1984.
Subject LinkPainters -- United States -- Biography.
LinkPainters’ spouses -- United States -- Biography.

System Number 000664079
ISBN Link9780061845253 (hardback)
Link0061845256 (hardback)
Link9780061845277 (trade paperback)
Link0061845272 (trade paperback)
Link9780062017796 (large print)
Link0062017799 (large print)
Link9780062017796 (large print)

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