Georgia O'Keeffe : abstraction / edited by Barbara Haskell ; with essays by Barbara Haskell ... [et al.] ; and contributions by Sasha Nicholas.

Although Georgia O'Keefe (1887-1986) has long been celebrated as a central figure in twentieth-century art, the abstract works she created throughout her career have remained overlooked by critics and the public in favor of her representational subjects. In 1915, O'Keeffe leaped into abstr...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986.
Corporate Authors: Whitney Museum of American Art., Phillips Collection., Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.
Other Authors: Haskell, Barbara., Nicholas, Sasha.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2009.
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Table of Contents:
  • Georgia O'Keeffe: making the unknown-known / Barbara Haskell
  • Plates: 1915-1919
  • O'Keeffe as abstraction / Elizabeth Hutton Turner
  • Plates: 1920-1929
  • Useable form: O'Keeffe's materials, methods, and motifs / Bruce Robertson
  • Plates: 1930-1963
  • Georgia O'Keeffe and abstraction: an uneasy peace / Barbara Buhler Lynes
  • Plates: Georgia O'Keeffe: a portrait by Alfred Stieglitz, 1918-1922
  • Georgia O'Keeffe's letters to Alfred Stieglitz, 1916-1946 / selected by Sasha Nicholas
  • Georgia O'Keeffe : a contextual chronology / Barbara Haskell and Sasha Nicholas.