John Singer Sargent, His Portrait

Brand: St. Martin's Press
SKU: DADAX0312444567
ISBN : 9780312444563
Price:
$51.68

Domestic Shipping:$3.99
Qty: - +
   - OR -   

John Singer Sargent, His Portrait

REVIEW: "This exemplary biography is manifestly fascinating." (Baltimore Sun)REVIEW: "[Olson has produced] an absorbing, detailed, comprehensive biography of this intriguing enigma of a man." (Library Journal)REVIEW: "Olson`s prose is a rich, almost Jamesian affair, ferociously literate, archly elliptical." (The New York Times)REVIEW: "Stanley Olson has written a superb account." (San Francisco Chronicle)REVIEW: "John Singer Sargent is one heck of a good book. Read it." (The Washington Times Magazine)REVIEW: "This biography conveys vividly and with considerable charm and wit a sense of the social world of the distinguished American portrait painter." (The Virginia Quarterly Review)REVIEW: "This biography rescues Sargent....from the shadows of his famous subjects." (United Press International)AUTHORBIO: STANLEY OLSON, like Sargent, was an American expatriate; born in 1947 in Ohio, he lived in London from 1969 until his untimely death, from a stroke, in 1989. Scholar, writer, dandy, aesthete, gourmet, and impeccable host, he was a much-loved and admired member of London`s literary world. He authored Elinor Wylie: A Life Apart and edited the abridged Harold Nicolson: Diaries & Letters 1930-1964.

Specifications of John Singer Sargent, His Portrait

GENERAL
AuthorStanley Olson
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Edition1st U.S.
ISBN-100312444567
ISBN-139780312444563
PublisherSt. Martin's Press
Number Of Pages309
Publication Date1986
DIMENSIONS
Height1.11 inch.
Length9.13 inch.
Width6.57 inch.
Weight1.58 pounds.

Write a review


Your Name:


Your Email:


Your Review:

Note: HTML is not translated!

Rating: Bad           Good

Enter the code in the box below: