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De Koonings Bicycle: Artists and Writers in the Hamptons

Author: Robert Long

Narrator: Grover Gardner

Unabridged: 5 hr 30 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 01/01/2006

Genre: Art - American

Synopsis

Some of the twentieth centurys most important artists and writersfrom Jackson Pollock to Saul Steinberg, Frank OHara to Jean Staffordlived and worked on the East End of Long Island. The home they made there, and its effect on their work, is the subject of these searching, lyrical vignettes by the critic and poet Robert Long. Long mixes storytelling with history to recreate the lives and events that shaped American art and literature as we know it today, in a landscape where town met country and the modern met Americans rural past.

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