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Making It New: The Art and Style of Sara and Gerald Murphy / Edition 1

Making It New: The Art and Style of Sara and Gerald Murphy / Edition 1

by Deborah Rothschild, Calvin Tomkins


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ISBN-13: 9780520252387
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 08/27/2007
Pages: 244
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.50(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Deborah Rothschild is Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Williams College Museum of Art. Her publications include Picasso's "Parade": from Street to Stage; Graphic Design in the Mechanical Age: Selections from the
Merrill C. Berman Collection
; and Tony Ourlser:
Dr. Rothschild organized the award-winning 2002 exhibition "Prelude to a Nightmare: Art, Politics, and Hitler's Early Years in Vienna 1906-1913."

Table of Contents

Director’s Foreword—Lisa G. Corrin

Introduction—Deborah Rothschild
Remembering Gerald and Sara—Calvin Tomkins
Masters of the Art of Living—Deborah Rothschild
Gallery of Works by Gerald Murphy
The Murphy Closet and the Murphy Bed—Kenneth E. Silver
Concealment of the Realities: Gerald Murphy in the Theater—Amanda Vaill
The Notebook as Sketchbook—Trevor Winkfield
Gerald Murphy in Letters, Literature, and Life—Linda Patterson Miller
Les Enfants du Jazz: The Murphys and Music—Olivia Mattis
Gerald Murphy: Cubist Painter, Concrete Poet—William Jay Smith
Villa America in Context—Kenneth Wayne
American Genius—Dorothy Kosinski

Exhibition Checklist
Lenders to the Exhibition
Visiting Committee


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