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Ninth Street women

Mary Gabriel

Ninth Street women

Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler : five painters and the movement that changed modern art

by Mary Gabriel

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern Art,
  • Women artists,
  • Abstract expressionism,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 727-892) and index.

    Other titles9th Street women
    StatementMary Gabriel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6490 .G212 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 927 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages927
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26966533M
    ISBN 100316226181
    ISBN 109780316226189
    LC Control Number2018185097
    OCLC/WorldCa1052553358

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    POWarts Book Club: “Ninth Street Women” with Mary Gabriel. Novem PM - PM. Join us as we talk to Mary Gabriel, author of Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art. It is the impassioned, wild, sometimes tragic, always exhilarating chronicle of five.   Ninth Street Women is supremely gratifying, generous and lush but also tough and precise—in other words, as complicated and capacious as the lives it depicts. The story of New York’s postwar art world has been told many times over, but by wresting the perspective from the boozy, macho brawlers who tended to fixate on themselves and one another, Gabriel has found a way to newly 4/4(12).

      Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler by Mary Gabriel, , /5().   In the meantime, here are some picks for our Ninth Street Women dream cast. Sarah Paulson (age 44) as Lee Krasner (–) Sarah Paulson, at left, and Lee Krasner.


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The book takes its name from the Ninth Street Show, a art exhibit that marked the first time the five central painters all exhibited work together. Ninth Street also refers to the area where these artists lived and worked together, frequenting the same bars and cafes, notably including the dingy, and later famed Cedar Bar located between.

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