Reported Sightings: Art Chronicles, 1957-1987

By: Ashbery, John

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A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight wear and curl to cover. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page. This book has the scent of nag champa incense. 418 pages. John Ashbery was one of America's most important art critics. This book "covers the wide range of Ashbery's interest--including Surrealism, nineteenth-century French art, Abstract Expressionism, architecture, and design.


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In the thirty years that John Ashbery has been writing his acclaimed poetry, he has also been one of America's most important art critics--first for the "Paris Herald Tribune," then as executive editor of "ARTnews," next as critic for "New York," and later for "Newsweek." "Reported Sightings" is a generously illustrated selection of his best writings on art. This rich volume covers the wide range of Ashbery's interests--including Surrealism, nineteenth-century French art, Abstract Expressionism, architecture, and design.

Title: Reported Sightings: Art Chronicles, 1957-1987

Author: Ashbery, John

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1991

ISBN Number: 0674762258

ISBN Number 13: 9780674762251

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Art

Seller ID: 145684

Keywords: Pulitzer Prize, Surrealism, American poet, Controversial, Art Critic, ARTnews, New York, Newsweek,