Deborah Solomon interviewed the people who knew Abstract-Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) for this insightful portrait. Illustrated with twenty-five reproductions of Pollock's paintings, the book delves into the passions, conflicts, relationships, and influences of the artist considered the finest American painter of the twentieth ...Read MoreDeborah Solomon interviewed the people who knew Abstract-Expressionist painter Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) for this insightful portrait. Illustrated with twenty-five reproductions of Pollock's paintings, the book delves into the passions, conflicts, relationships, and influences of the artist considered the finest American painter of the twentieth century. e major Buddhist traditions (Theravada, Tibetan, and Zen). Each chapter contains a time-honored guided meditation on such themes as loving-kindness, equanimity, death -- and even cooking! Meditation for Life shows that Buddhist meditation is not just for Buddhists, but for everyone with a desire to live life more fully. No matter who you are or what your goal -- whether you want to start meditating, to revitalize your practice, or to find the perfect gift to share the joys of meditation with others -- this splendid book is right for you.Read Less
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Fine in Very Good jacket. 0671495933 An illusrated biography of Jackson Pollock who is widely regarded as America; s outstanding modern painter. The author interviewed two hundred people who knew Pollock and his work for her biography and she has drawn extensively on Pollock's ownwritings and personal papers. First printing hardback with 287 pages including many illustrations and photogrphs. Book has previous owners inscription, "For nathan Happy Birthday Ingrid July 1993" on first blank page in front. Dust jacket has slight discoloration at top and slight tear on back cover.
25 b/w Photographs / Plates. Very Good in J Very Good- jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" Tall (tall) A very good copy in very good-dust jacket with rubbing, scuffing, nicks and sunning to jacket; bumping and minor creasing to jacket edges; sticker on inner jacket flap; rubbing and scuffing to cloth. 287 pages + plates. Author's first book; biographical study based on interviews of 200 of the artist's intimates and acquaintances. Includes bibliographical references and index. With number line from 10 to 1 on title page verso.
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