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Saul Steinberg The life of the creative man is led, directed and controlled by
boredom. Avoiding boredom is one of our most important purposes. It is also one
of the most difficult, because the amusement always has to be newer and on a ...
Geraghty had finally convinced his stubborn and rather unvisual editor, Harold
Ross, to like Steinberg's work and sponsor him. In July 1942, Steinberg landed in
Miami and caught a bus to New York, enjoying the "noble view, as from ...
unsuccessful sculptor, faced constantly by his large, reproachful objects.
Comment s'en diharrasser?" Steinberg's desire to keep a life's work together,
compact in size and under the hand, like a portable collection of stamps, is
perhaps another ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - philipjohn - LibraryThing
Robert Hughes must be one of the finest users of language at work in the field of art criticism. His comments, whether you agree with them or not, are always a joy to read. Read full review
Nothing if not critical: selected essays on art and artistsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This collection brings together over 90 essays, many of which have already appeared in major journals. Hughes considers the Masters, 19th-century art and artists, the Modernist spirit, American and ... Read full review