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The Resource The spectacle of skill : selected writings of Robert Hughes, Robert Hughes

The spectacle of skill : selected writings of Robert Hughes, Robert Hughes

Label
The spectacle of skill : selected writings of Robert Hughes
Title
The spectacle of skill
Title remainder
selected writings of Robert Hughes
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hughes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A selection of the best writing by the most important--and thunderously outspoken--art and culture critic of our time, including approximately 125 never-before-seen pages from the unfinished second volume of his memoir, which he was working on at the time of his death in 2012. With an introduction by Adam Gopnik"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Robert
Dewey number
709
Index
index present
LC call number
N7445.2
LC item number
.H83 2015
Literary form
mixed forms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
  • 1938-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Hughes, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hughes, Robert
  • Art
  • Art and society
  • Modernism (Art)
  • Art critics
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
Label
The spectacle of skill : selected writings of Robert Hughes, Robert Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
The Shock of the New. The Mechanical Paradise ; The Faces of Power -- The Fatal Shore . The Harbor and the Exiles ; A Horse Foaled by an Acorn ; The Geographical Unconscious -- Nothing if Not Critical . The Decline of the City of Mahagonny ; John Singer Sargent ; James Whistler ; Thomas Eakins ; Jackson Pollock ; Mark Rothko in Babylon ; Andy Warhol ; Julian Schnabel ; Art and money -- Barcelona. The Color of a Dog Running Away ; "If Not, Not" ; Going to the Fair ; The Hermit in the Cave of Making -- American Visions -- A Jerk on One End -- Goya. Driving into Goya ; The Caprichos ; War with Napoleon -- Things I Didn't Know. A Bloody Expat ; A Sydney Childhood ; Among the Cadets of Christ ; Uni and After ; Wading in Florence -- Rome. Prologue ; Renaissance ; Epilogue -- From the Unfinished Memoir. Coming to Time ; SoHo ; Graft -- Things You Didn't Know ; My Friend Robert Rauschenberg ; 20/20 ; The Shock of the New ; High Trash ; Tuna Surprise ; Long Island ; Helga ; Danton -- I Hardly Knew You
Control code
ocn915135792
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 667 pages
Isbn
9781400044450
Lccn
2015024311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1203366
  • (Sirsi) o915135792
  • (OCoLC)915135792
Label
The spectacle of skill : selected writings of Robert Hughes, Robert Hughes
Publication
Copyright
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
The Shock of the New. The Mechanical Paradise ; The Faces of Power -- The Fatal Shore . The Harbor and the Exiles ; A Horse Foaled by an Acorn ; The Geographical Unconscious -- Nothing if Not Critical . The Decline of the City of Mahagonny ; John Singer Sargent ; James Whistler ; Thomas Eakins ; Jackson Pollock ; Mark Rothko in Babylon ; Andy Warhol ; Julian Schnabel ; Art and money -- Barcelona. The Color of a Dog Running Away ; "If Not, Not" ; Going to the Fair ; The Hermit in the Cave of Making -- American Visions -- A Jerk on One End -- Goya. Driving into Goya ; The Caprichos ; War with Napoleon -- Things I Didn't Know. A Bloody Expat ; A Sydney Childhood ; Among the Cadets of Christ ; Uni and After ; Wading in Florence -- Rome. Prologue ; Renaissance ; Epilogue -- From the Unfinished Memoir. Coming to Time ; SoHo ; Graft -- Things You Didn't Know ; My Friend Robert Rauschenberg ; 20/20 ; The Shock of the New ; High Trash ; Tuna Surprise ; Long Island ; Helga ; Danton -- I Hardly Knew You
Control code
ocn915135792
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 667 pages
Isbn
9781400044450
Lccn
2015024311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1203366
  • (Sirsi) o915135792
  • (OCoLC)915135792

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