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Author Smee, Sebastian, author.

Title The art of rivalry [UNABRIDGED sound recording] : four friendships, betrayals, and breakthroughs in modern art / Sebastian Smee.

Edition Unabridged.
Publication Info. [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, [2016]
Imprint [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, ℗2016.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Books on CD Nonfiction  700.922 SME    AVAILABLE
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Description 9 audio discs (approximately 10 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Read by Bob Souer.
Summary Picasso & Matisse. Manet & Degas. Pollack & de Kooning. Lucian Freud & Francis Bacon. This is the story of four pairs of artists--each linked by friendship and a spirit of competitiveness. Taken together, they form an impressive lineage stretching across more than 150 years. But in each case, these relationships had a flashpoint, a damaging psychological event that seemed to mark both an end and a new beginning, a break that led onto new creative innovations.
Subject Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973 -- Friends and associates.
Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954 -- Friends and associates.
Manet, Édouard, 1832-1883 -- Friends and associates.
Degas, Edgar, 1834-1917 -- Friends and associates.
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956 -- Friends and associates.
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997 -- Friends and associates.
Freud, Lucian -- Friends and associates.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Friends and associates.
Artists -- Psychology -- Sound recordings.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.) -- Sound recordings.
Genre Audiobooks.
Added Author Souer, Bob, narrator.
Tantor Media.
Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN 9781515912132
Music No. DD28156 Recorded Books
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