Hirschfeld: On Line

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Hal Leonard Corporation, 1999 - Art - 343 pages
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(Applause Books). Over 400 Hirschfeld drawings and photographs many never before collected. Includes essays by Whoopi Goldberg, Arthur Miller, Mel Gussow, Kurt Vonnegut, Grace Mirabella, Louise Kerz Hirschfeld and more! Commentary by Hirschfeld throughout.

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Broadway and Al Hirschfeld are as inextricably linked as Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, the Marx Brothers, or Stella and Stanley Kowalski--a Hirschfeld drawing elevates both artist and image to the ... Read full review

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The Broadway Artist
Looking Over His Shoulder
My Al Hirschfeld
Al Hirschfeld the Maker of Icons
High Style and Hirschfeld
Al Hirschfelds Secret
Growing Up in My Fathers Pictures

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About the author (1999)

AL HIRSCHFELD has been designated a "Living Legend" by the Library of Congress. The United States Post Office has issued fifteen stamps with Hirschfeld drawings. He is the recipient of two Tony awards for Lifetime Achievement. His work has been prominently featured in The New York Times for nearly 75 years. He has been represented in exhibitions at major art museums and institutions, including the Smithsonian's National Portrait gallery. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Whitney Museum, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and The Museum of the City of New York. His Hirschfeld On Line was published by Applause Books (see page 26).

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