Glory in a Line: A Life of Foujita: The Artist Caught Between East & West

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The first biography in English of the Japanese artist who was a central figure in the dazzling artistic milieu of 1920s Paris When we think of expatriates in Paris during the early decades of the twentieth century, certain names come to mind: Hemingway, Picasso, Modigliani--and Foujita, the Japanese artist whose distinctive works, bringing elements of Japanese art to Western oil painting, made him a major cultural figure in 1920s Montparnasse. Foujita was the only Japanese artist to be considered part of the "School of ...

Glory in a Line: A Life of Foujita: The Artist Caught Between East & West 2007, Faber & Faber, New York

ISBN-13: 9780865479753

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