Georges Braque: A Life

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Arcade, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 440 pages
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"In this biography, Danchev explores Braque's creativity, examines his personal and professional relationships - with Beckett, Cezanne, Giacometti, Matisse, and Miro, among others - and enriches our understanding of an extraordinary fertile period in art history. Braque emerges as a bold innovator, a revolutionary genius, and a towering figure of modern art."--BOOK JACKET.

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An enthusiastic appraisal of the French painter's work, but a less compelling account of his life.Early in his career, Braque (1882-1963) followed Matisse, the undisputed leader of the Fauves. Shortly ... Read full review


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Alex Danchev is Professor of International Relations at Keele University. His books include "A Very Special Relationship: Field Marshal Sir John Dill and the Anglo-American Alliance (1987) and "Alchemist of War: The Life of Basil Liddell Hart (1998). Daniel Todman is a history research graduate at Pembroke College, Cambridge.

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