Portrait of an artist: a biography of Georgia O'Keeffe

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Washington Square Press, 1987 - Art - 496 pages
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Recollections of more than one hundred of O'Keeffe's friends, relatives colleagues, and neighbors as well as published and previously unpublished historical records and letters are used to provide an in-depth study of the celebrated painter's life

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good history of her background O'Keeffe's personal mystique is as intriguing and enduring as her bold, brilliant canvases. Here is the first full account of her exceptional life -- from her girlhood ... Read full review

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Purchased as an used book, this biography of Georgia O'Keeffe had been in my to-be-read pile for some time. I pulled it out when plans were finalized for my husband and me to have a get-away to Santa ... Read full review


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About the author (1987)

In addition to "Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe, " Laurie Lisle is the author of two books: "Without Child: Challenging the Stigma of Childlessness" and "Louise Nevelson: A Passionate Life." She lectures widely on O'Keeffe and writes essays, articles and book reviews for various publications. Lisle lives with her husband in northwestern Connecticut and Westchester County, New York.

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