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The Resource Van Gogh : the Life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith

Van Gogh : the Life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith

Label
Van Gogh : the Life
Title
Van Gogh
Title remainder
the Life
Statement of responsibility
Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on newly available primary sources to present an in-depth, accessible profile that offers revisionist assessments of the influential artist's turbulent life and genius works
Summary
Draws on newly available primary sources to present an in-depth, accessible profile that offers revisionist assessments of the influential artist's turbulent life and genius works
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10009462
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naifeh, Steven W.
Dewey number
  • 759.9492
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Gregory White
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Artists
  • Gogh, Vincent van
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life
Label
Van Gogh : the Life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [895]- 918) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fanatic heart -- The early years, 1853-1880. Dams and dikes ; An outpost on the heath ; A strange boy ; God and money ; The road to Rijswijk ; The exile ; Imitation of Christ ; Pilgrim's progress ; O Jerusalem, o Zundert ; Head to the wind "Dat is het" ; The black country ; The land of pictures -- The Dutch years, 1880-1886. Hearts of ice ; Aimer encore ; A draftsman's fist ; My little window ; Orphan man ; Jacob and Esau ; Castles in the air ; The prisoner ; La joie de vivre ; The waternix ; A grain of madness ; In one rush ; Lost illusions --The French years, 1886-1890. Against the grain ; The Zemganno brothers ; Catch and release ; A mercenary frenzy ; Le paradou ; The sunflower and the oleander ; The poet's garden ; Imaginary savage ; La lutte ; The stranger ; Two roads ; The real south ; Starry night ; The isolated one ; "A degenerate child" ; The garden and the wheat field ; Illusions fade; the sublime remains -- Ici repose -- Appendix. A note on Vincent's fatal wounding
Control code
ocn693750996
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiii, 953 pages
Isbn
9780375507489
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)693750996
Label
Van Gogh : the Life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [895]- 918) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A fanatic heart -- The early years, 1853-1880. Dams and dikes ; An outpost on the heath ; A strange boy ; God and money ; The road to Rijswijk ; The exile ; Imitation of Christ ; Pilgrim's progress ; O Jerusalem, o Zundert ; Head to the wind "Dat is het" ; The black country ; The land of pictures -- The Dutch years, 1880-1886. Hearts of ice ; Aimer encore ; A draftsman's fist ; My little window ; Orphan man ; Jacob and Esau ; Castles in the air ; The prisoner ; La joie de vivre ; The waternix ; A grain of madness ; In one rush ; Lost illusions --The French years, 1886-1890. Against the grain ; The Zemganno brothers ; Catch and release ; A mercenary frenzy ; Le paradou ; The sunflower and the oleander ; The poet's garden ; Imaginary savage ; La lutte ; The stranger ; Two roads ; The real south ; Starry night ; The isolated one ; "A degenerate child" ; The garden and the wheat field ; Illusions fade; the sublime remains -- Ici repose -- Appendix. A note on Vincent's fatal wounding
Control code
ocn693750996
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiii, 953 pages
Isbn
9780375507489
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053005
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)693750996

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