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Return to the House of Invention by  Norval Morriseau - First Printing - 2005 - from RareNonFiction.com and Biblio.com

Return to the House of Invention

by Morriseau, Norval

Condition: Fine /Fine


Toronto, ON, Canada: Key Porter Books Limited. Hardcover. 1552637263 160 pages. Index. Bibliography. Chronology. "Provides insights into the artist's imagination and mastery of his medium. In three essays, and the quotations that accompany the paintings, we learn about Morrisseau's approach to his work and the important historical and cultural influences that shaped his art. He tells us, in his own words, about his travels to the dream-like House of Invention, his source of inspiration for both content and colour... Contains some of the most complex and colourful paintings the artist has ever produced... The exceptional volume stands as a testament to both Morrisseau's incredible talent as a painter and his inspiring depth as a man." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Superb copy. . Fine. 2005. First Printing.
  • Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 854a2492
  • Title: Return to the House of Invention
  • Author: Morriseau, Norval
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:1552637263
  • ISBN 13:9781552637265
  • Publisher: Key Porter Books Limited
  • Place: Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Date published: 2005
  • Keywords: PAINTERS CANADA, Norval Morrisseau, Native Artists Canada Woodland school of Art
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art; Biography; Native Peoples;
  • Subjects: ART / General; BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People of Color;


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