Coverart for item
The Resource Sacred monsters, sacred masters : Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more, John Richardson

Sacred monsters, sacred masters : Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more, John Richardson

Label
Sacred monsters, sacred masters : Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more
Title
Sacred monsters, sacred masters
Title remainder
Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more
Statement of responsibility
John Richardson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An eclectic mix of essays on various people, including:Pablo Picasso, Scofield Thayer, Albert Barnes, Sibyl Colefax, Marthe Bonnard, the Sitwell family, Mario Praz, Vita Sackville-West, Paul Klee, Peggy Guggenheim, Joan Miro, Carlos de Beistegui, Truman Capote, Georges Braque, Andy Warhol, Anthony Hopkins, Armand Hammer, Salvador Dali, Brice Marden, Nina Kandinsky, Lucien Freud, and Pablito Picasso
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richardson, John
Dewey number
920.073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX504
LC item number
.R53 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beaton, Cecil
  • Capote, Truman
  • Dal?, Salvador
  • Picasso, Pablo
  • Freud, Lucian
  • Warhol, Andy
  • Arts, American
  • Arts, French
  • Celebrities
  • Celebrities
Target audience
adult
Label
Sacred monsters, sacred masters : Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more, John Richardson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Between the wars. Picasso's other mother [Eugenia Err?zuriz] -- The madness of Scofield Thayer -- Beastly Dr. [Albert] Barnes -- Sibyl Colfax, lion hunter -- [Pierre] Bonnard's amphibious wife -- The sad case of Mr. Taste [William Odom] -- The Stettheimer dollhouse [Carrie, Florine, and Ettie Stettheimer] --
  • Midcentury. The Sitwells [Osbert, Edith, and Sachaverell Sitwell] -- Mario Praz's kindly eye -- Vita's muddles [Vita Sackville-West] -- Killer collector [Domenica, Mme. Paul Guillaume] -- [Paul] Klee's inheritance -- Peggy Guggenheim's bed --
  • Aftermath. [Cecil] Beaton and [Greta] Garbo -- [Joan] Mir?, the reluctant surrealist -- From James to Jan [Morris] -- Carlos de Beistegui, the miserly magnifico -- Judy Chicago's giant shriek -- A c?t? [Truman] Capote -- [Georges] Braque's late greatness --
  • Fin de si?cle. [Andy] Warhol at home -- Anthony Hopkins's stab at Picasso -- [Armand] Hammer nailed -- [Salvador] Dal?'s Gala -- Brice Marden's hidden assets -- Nina Kandinsky's deadly diamonds -- Lucian Freud and his models -- In memory of Pablo Picasso
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 363 pages
Isbn
9780679424901
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2001031623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46791106
  • (Sirsi) o46791106
  • (TMQ) o46791106
Label
Sacred monsters, sacred masters : Beaton, Capote, Dal?, Picasso, Freud, Warhol, and more, John Richardson
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Between the wars. Picasso's other mother [Eugenia Err?zuriz] -- The madness of Scofield Thayer -- Beastly Dr. [Albert] Barnes -- Sibyl Colfax, lion hunter -- [Pierre] Bonnard's amphibious wife -- The sad case of Mr. Taste [William Odom] -- The Stettheimer dollhouse [Carrie, Florine, and Ettie Stettheimer] --
  • Midcentury. The Sitwells [Osbert, Edith, and Sachaverell Sitwell] -- Mario Praz's kindly eye -- Vita's muddles [Vita Sackville-West] -- Killer collector [Domenica, Mme. Paul Guillaume] -- [Paul] Klee's inheritance -- Peggy Guggenheim's bed --
  • Aftermath. [Cecil] Beaton and [Greta] Garbo -- [Joan] Mir?, the reluctant surrealist -- From James to Jan [Morris] -- Carlos de Beistegui, the miserly magnifico -- Judy Chicago's giant shriek -- A c?t? [Truman] Capote -- [Georges] Braque's late greatness --
  • Fin de si?cle. [Andy] Warhol at home -- Anthony Hopkins's stab at Picasso -- [Armand] Hammer nailed -- [Salvador] Dal?'s Gala -- Brice Marden's hidden assets -- Nina Kandinsky's deadly diamonds -- Lucian Freud and his models -- In memory of Pablo Picasso
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvi, 363 pages
Isbn
9780679424901
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2001031623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46791106
  • (Sirsi) o46791106
  • (TMQ) o46791106

Library Locations

    • Evanston Public Library Chicago AveBorrow it
      900 Chicago Ave., Suite 102, Evanston, IL, 60202, US
      42.034188 -87.679606
Processing Feedback ...