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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 a profile that offers revisionist assessments of the influential artist's turbulent life and genius works
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
AXJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naifeh, Steven
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N6953.G3
LC item number
N35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Gregory White
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Artists
  • Gogh, Vincent van
Label
Van Gogh : the life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 895-918) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 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
ocn845332812
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2012 Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 953 pages
Isbn
9780375758973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Gift of Carol Traveny.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)845332812
Label
Van Gogh : the life, Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 895-918) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: 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
ocn845332812
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2012 Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 953 pages
Isbn
9780375758973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Gift of Carol Traveny.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)845332812

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