Kitaj, the Architects

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Black Dog Publishing, 2008 - Architecture - 47 pages
RB Kitaj started painting The Architects in August of 1979 to celebrate the remodelling of his home by MJ Long. Painted largely without the models themselves present, this portrait of his friends against the backdrop of the stepped bookcase designed for him by MJ marks a transition in Kitaj's development as an artist. This book collects the diary entries of his subjects through eac hsitting session, from the first preliminary sketches to the final delivery of the painting in late 1981.

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Contents

Section 1
23
Section 2
31
Section 3
39
Section 4
44
Section 5
46
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