Collects the private correspondence between Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz, revealing the ups and downs of their marriage, their thoughts on their work, and their friendships with other artists.
Returning to that golden era in the late 1940s and 1950s where romance comic books were a pop-cultural phenomenon due to their tales of tragic love combined with advice columns and quizzes, this colorfully illustrated volume features vintage cover illustrations, period advertisements and advice columns for the lovelorn.
A history of the small decorative labels pasted inside a book's cover to express personal ownership traces their evolution and expressions in various cultures, showcasing more than 100 key examples by such designers as Walter Crane, Aubrey Beardsley and Rudyard Kipling. Original.
Drawing on a trove of confidential museum records and frank interviews, Felch and Frammolino give a fly-on-the-wall account of the inner workings of a world-class museum and tell the story of the Getty's dealings in the illegal antiquities trade. Fast-paced and compelling, "Chasing Aphrodite" exposes the layer of dirt beneath the polished facade of the museum business.