When it first appeared in 1980, Andy Warhol's" Ten Portraits of Jews of the Twentieth Century "was adored by Jewish audiences even as it aroused antagonism from critics. Why did Warhol create this series? How did he select the figures to be portrayed? How has the passage of time reshaped the meaning of these portraits? This handsomely illustrated book examines the history of these silk-screen paintings and prints, delving into Warhol's refashioning of portraiture, his deep interest in repetitive art forms, and his embrace ...

Warhol's Jews: Ten Portraits Reconsidered 2008, Jewish Museum Under Auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780300141153