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The Resource American mirror : the life and art of Norman Rockwell, Deborah Solomon

American mirror : the life and art of Norman Rockwell, Deborah Solomon

Label
American mirror : the life and art of Norman Rockwell
Title
American mirror
Title remainder
the life and art of Norman Rockwell
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Solomon
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The long-awaited biography of the defining illustrator of the twentieth century by a celebrated art critic"--
Summary
The celebrated critic and author of Utopia Parkway presents a portrait of the classic 20th-century American artist that explores his achievements and influence as a long-time illustrator for The Saturday Evening Post, sharing additional insights into his unexpectedly complex private life
Pace
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2014
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10225628
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 759.13
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND237.R68
LC item number
S65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and art of Norman Rockwell
Label
American mirror : the life and art of Norman Rockwell, Deborah Solomon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to Rockwell Land -- The Bird Man of Yonkers (1830 to 1888) -- Not a Norman Rockwell Childhood (1894 to 1911) -- The Art Students League (September 1911 to 1912) -- The Boy Scouts Versus the Armory Show (September 1912 to December 1913) -- New Rochelle, Art Capital of the World (1914 to 1916) -- Irene O'Connor, or Uncle Sam Wants You (1916 to 1918) -- Billy Payne (May 1919 to Summer 1920) -- Miss America (1922 to 1923) -- The Arrow Collar Man (1924 to 1925) -- Divorce (1926 to 1929) -- Mary Barstow (Spring 1930 to September 1932) -- The New Deal (1933 to 1935) -- Hello Life (Fall 1936 to 1938) -- Arlington, Vermont (November 1938 to Summer 1942) -- The Four Freedoms (May 1942 to May 1943) -- "Slowly Fell the Picket Fence" (June 1943 to Summer 1947) -- "We're Looking for People Who Like to Draw" (October 1948) -- Grandma Moses (1948 to 1949) -- Shuffleton's Barbershop (1950 to 1953) -- The Age of Erik Erikson (1954) -- Crack-Up (1955) -- Young Man Luther (1957 to 1959) -- Rockwell Tells His Life Story (1959) -- Widowhood, or The Golden Rule (1960) -- Meet Molly (1961) -- Rockwell Departs from the Post (1962 to 1963) -- Ruby Bridges (1964) -- Lyndon Baines Johnson, Art Critic (1964 to 1967) -- The Vietnam War (1965 to 1967) -- Alice's Restaurant (1967) -- Andy Warhol & Company (Fall 1968) -- The Brooklyn Museum (1969 to 1972) -- "But I Want to Go to My Studio" (1972 to 1978)
Control code
20105170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 493 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374113094
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013021682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn849641528
  • (OCoLC)849641528
Label
American mirror : the life and art of Norman Rockwell, Deborah Solomon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 443-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to Rockwell Land -- The Bird Man of Yonkers (1830 to 1888) -- Not a Norman Rockwell Childhood (1894 to 1911) -- The Art Students League (September 1911 to 1912) -- The Boy Scouts Versus the Armory Show (September 1912 to December 1913) -- New Rochelle, Art Capital of the World (1914 to 1916) -- Irene O'Connor, or Uncle Sam Wants You (1916 to 1918) -- Billy Payne (May 1919 to Summer 1920) -- Miss America (1922 to 1923) -- The Arrow Collar Man (1924 to 1925) -- Divorce (1926 to 1929) -- Mary Barstow (Spring 1930 to September 1932) -- The New Deal (1933 to 1935) -- Hello Life (Fall 1936 to 1938) -- Arlington, Vermont (November 1938 to Summer 1942) -- The Four Freedoms (May 1942 to May 1943) -- "Slowly Fell the Picket Fence" (June 1943 to Summer 1947) -- "We're Looking for People Who Like to Draw" (October 1948) -- Grandma Moses (1948 to 1949) -- Shuffleton's Barbershop (1950 to 1953) -- The Age of Erik Erikson (1954) -- Crack-Up (1955) -- Young Man Luther (1957 to 1959) -- Rockwell Tells His Life Story (1959) -- Widowhood, or The Golden Rule (1960) -- Meet Molly (1961) -- Rockwell Departs from the Post (1962 to 1963) -- Ruby Bridges (1964) -- Lyndon Baines Johnson, Art Critic (1964 to 1967) -- The Vietnam War (1965 to 1967) -- Alice's Restaurant (1967) -- Andy Warhol & Company (Fall 1968) -- The Brooklyn Museum (1969 to 1972) -- "But I Want to Go to My Studio" (1972 to 1978)
Control code
20105170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 493 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374113094
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013021682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn849641528
  • (OCoLC)849641528

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