Edward Hopper Painter of Light and Shadow by Susan Goldman Rubin


Edward Hopper Painter of Light and Shadow by Susan Goldman Rubin

In the tradition of our Any Warhol; Pop Art Painter, this is a biography of the celebrated American painter Edward Hopper. The book follows his youth to his education to his journeys to Paris to his settling down in Greenwich Village to pursue his artwork. The book documents his career as a commercial artist (how he first earned a living) as well as his eventual success as a great American painter. Among the artwork included are Nighthawks , Cape Cod Evening and House By The Railroad . A comparison is made to other artists of the period such as O'Keeffe, Pollock, and Marin.

About the Author

Susan Goldman Rubin has written a number of books for young readers, including Andy Warhol: Pop-Art Painter; L'Chaim; Searching for Anne Frank; Margaret Bourke-White, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults; and named one of the New York Public Library's Best Books for the Teen Age. She lives in California, USA.

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48 pages


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Publication date

27th July 2007



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