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Edward Hopper : The Art and the Artist by  Gail Levin - First Printing of the First Edition - 1980 - from About Books (SKU: 012139)

Edward Hopper : The Art and the Artist

Edward Hopper : The Art and the Artist by  Gail Levin - First Printing of the First Edition - 1980 - from About Books (SKU: 012139)
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Edward Hopper : The Art and the Artist

by Levin, Gail

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  • Hardcover
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Fine condition/Fine dust jacket
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company / Whitney Museum of Museum of American Art, 1980. 8.75" wide by 11.25" tall. Gift note. Otherwise a bright, clean, square, tight, unmarked copy. Sharp corners. Not a book club edition. Not price clipped (29.95 / 35.00). No chips or tears. No owner's name or bookplate. No remainder mark. Beautifully illustrated with over 500 reproductions, 280 in full-color. A sumptuous volume. From the Dust Jacket: "In addition to his paintings, many reproduced here for the first time, there are study drawings for Hopper's major works and documentary photographs illuminating all phases of the artist's life... [Levin] has uncovered aspects of Hopper's life (and even unknown works) which provide the first comprehensive view of the artist's early development." Chronology. Original burnt-orange linen. First Printing of the First Edition. Oversize Hardcover. Fine condition/Fine dust jacket. xv, 304pp.


Gail Levin is professor of fine and performing arts, art history, American studies, and women's studies at Baruch College and the Graduate Center of The City University of New York. An internationally known curator, she has organized many exhibitions on Edward Hopper. Among her other books are Edward Hopper: A Catalogue Raisonné , and The Poetry of Solitude: A Tribute to Edward Hopper .


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Edward Hopper : The Art and the Artist
Levin, Gail
Book condition
Used - Fine condition
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Fine dust jacket
First Printing of the First Edition
W. W. Norton & Company / Whitney Museum of Museum of American Art
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
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Art / Fine Arts / Arts & Crafts;

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