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A patron of art since the 1930s, Peggy Guggenheim, in a candid self-portrait, provides an insider's view of the early days of modern art, with revealing accounts of her eccentric wealthy family, her personal and professional relationships, and often surprising portrayals of the artists themselves. Here is a book that captures a valuable chapter in the history of modern art, as well as the spirit of one of its greatest advocates.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780880015769
Foreword:
Vidal, Gore
Introduction:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr. JR.
Introduction by:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr. JR.
Introduction:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr. JR.
Introduction:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr. JR.
Foreword by:
Vidal, Gore
Foreword:
Vidal, Gore
Author:
Guggenheim, Peggy
Author:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr.
Publisher:
Ecco
Location:
Hopewell, N.J. :
Subject:
Artists, Architects, Photographers
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Art, modern
Subject:
Collecting
Subject:
Art patrons
Subject:
Guggenheim, Peggy
Subject:
Art patrons -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
Biography-Artists Architects and Photographers
Subject:
General Biography
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Ecco ed.
Edition Description:
Updated
Series Volume:
no. 82-116
Publication Date:
19970901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.50x5.56x.54 in. .57 lbs.

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