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7 edition of Ambition and Love in Modern American Art found in the catalog.

Ambition and Love in Modern American Art

by Jonathan Weinberg

  • 187 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Theory of art,
  • 20th Century Art,
  • Psychology Of Art,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Criticism,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945),
  • Art / History / American,
  • History - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Art, American,
  • Themes, motives

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318525M
    ISBN 100300081871
    ISBN 109780300081879

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In looking for what shapes significance, artist Jonathan Weinberg /5(4). In each case, Ambition and Love in Modern American Art lends retrospective clarity to the murky workings of artistic development.”—Jonathon Keats, Art and Auction “Jonathan Weinberg’s engagingly written book grapples with how the psychic forces of ambition, wealth, and celebrity influence the creative process.

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Art historian and painter Jonathan Weinberg investigates how artists' ambitions interact with their art, and. Nonetheless, the book he has produced is a rich and multi-faceted amalgam of close looking, imaginative hypotheses and thoughtful research -- and for all that, a real pleasure to read.

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