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Elaine and Bill, portrait of a marriage

the lives of Willem and Elaine de Kooning

by Hall, Lee.

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Published by HarperCollins Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • De Kooning, Willem, 1904-,
    • De Kooning, Elaine,
    • Painters -- United States -- Biography,
    • Painters" spouses -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-331) and index.

      StatementLee Hall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND237.D334 H35 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 340 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1745308M
      ISBN 100060183055
      LC Control Number92054713

      Synopsis. The book relates to Sackville-West's complicated marriage to writer and politician Harold chapters are written by Sackville-West. They are centred on herself and her passion for Violet Trefusis for whom she abandoned Harold Nicolson, Vita’s bisexual husband and her two children, Nigel and Ben.. Three chapters were written by her son Nigel Nicolson. Looking for books by Lee Hall? See all books authored by Lee Hall, including Elaine and Bill: Portrait of a Marriage: The Lives of Willem and Elaine De Kooning, and Dining with Friends: The Art of North American Vegan Cuisine, and more on

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Editorial Reviews. The year marriage of solitary, depressive Willem de Kooning, the Dutch-born American abstract expressionist, and gregarious, ebullient painter-critic Elaine Fried was a spiral of competition marked by sexual infidelities, fights and squalid alcoholism on both : The de Kooning marriage was an open one with each partner engaging in a seemingly endless series of affairs: As her husband's reputation as a leader of the emerging New York School of the 's gathered steam, Elaine, in order to further his career, embarked on.

An insider's intimate account of the marriage of American postwar art icons Willem and Elaine de Kooning offers readers a true tale of love, sex, obsession, and artistic genius.

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Elaine and Bill, Portrait of a Marriage: The Lives of Willem and Elaine de Kooning Lee Hall, Author HarperCollins Publishers $25 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL HARDBOUND NEAR FINE FIRST EDITION IN NEAR FINE DUST JACKET OF THIS SCARCE AND IMPORTANT AND BILL PORTRAIT OF A LEE FINE BOOK GIVES MUCH INFORMATION ABOUT THE LIFE AND WORK OF THE LATE GREAT WILLEM DE KOONING AND HIS LOVELY WIFE ELAINE.

WILLEM DE KOONING. Letters concerning Lee Hall's book, Elaine and Bill: Portrait of a Marriage, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Elaine and Bill, portrait of a marriage: the lives of Willem and Elaine de Kooning. A portrait of the stormy marriage of two of the central figures of 20th century American art. (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. De Kooning, Willem, -- De Kooning, Elaine. Only a brief line or two mentions Vita's first romance with Rosamond.

This is not a portrait of a marriage, but rather the portrait of an affair. Vita is portrayed as a spoiled malcontent trapped in a loveless marriage (which is the opposite of the portrait in the book). The cast is not at fault; indeed they are all to be praised (especially /5().

Elaine and Bill, portrait of a marriage. (OCoLC) Online version: Hall, Lee. Elaine and Bill, portrait of a marriage. (OCoLC) Named Person: Willem De Kooning; Elaine De Kooning; Elaine De Kooning; Willem De Kooning: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lee Hall.

Created by Patricia Hodge. With Janet McTeer, David Haig, Cathryn Harrison, Diana Fairfax. Melodrama detailing the real-life love affair between feminist writer Vita Sackville-West and novelist Violet Keppel against the backdrop of post-World War I England and opposition by Vita's politician husband Harold Nicolson.

Vita and Violet's romantic relationship becomes increasingly /10(). Lee Hall, former president of the Rhode Island School of Design and dear friend of Elaine’s, wrote in her book Elaine and Bill: Portrait of. A Biblical Portrait of Marriage is one of Walk Thru the Bible's Classic Series studies.

The Classics are those studies that have provided such rich spiritual awareness and deep personal growth that they have remained relevant over the course of time. God designed marriage to be between a man and a woman, for better, for worse, for life.

A marriage is a relationship, a partnership, a. Fifty years is considered a really long marriage. What goes on in a union of more than two decades beyond even that. That’s what Gyles Brandeth explores in “Philip and Elizabeth: Portrait of a Marriage” (to be fair, the book was published in Still, I doubt a lot has changed for the Mountbatten-Windsors in the past 15 years).

A year-old art student, artist's model and, by all accounts, red-haired beauty with golden brown cat's eyes and a brilliant mind, she first visited de Kooning's downtown Manhattan studio in A masterwork from the famed Hungarian novelist Sándor Márai, Portraits of a Marriage is in fact a portrait of a triangle - three passionate, single-minded lovers fighting over the marriage at the center, each of them bearing the capacity to love irrationally to an irreparable degree.

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