Georgia O'Keeffe (Paperback)

A Life

By Roxana Robinson

University Press of New England, 9780874519068, 679pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1999

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Description

Georgia O'Keeffe is arguably the 20th century's leading woman artist. Coming of age along with American modernism, her life was rich in intense relationships -- with family, friends, and especially noted photographer Alfred Stieglitz. Her struggle between the rigorous demands of love and work resulted in extraordinary accomplishments. Her often-eroticized flowers, bones, stones, skulls, and pelvises became extremely well known to a broad American public. The New York Times Book Review named this richly detailed and moving biography a Notable Book of the Year.


About the Author

ROXANA ROBINSON is an art historian and novelist. Among her books of fiction are Sparta, Cost, A Perfect Stranger and Other Stories, Sweetwater, This Is My Daughter, Asking for Love and Other Stories, and Summer Light.