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Author Corn, Wanda M.

Title Seeing Gertrude Stein : five stories / Wanda M. Corn and Tirza True Latimer.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    818 Stein,G COR    Available
Description ix, 403 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note Published to accompany an exhibition held May 11-Sept. 6, 2011, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco ; Oct. 14, 2011-Jan. 22, 2012, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 370-382) and index.
Contents Family -- Coming of age -- Bohemian Stein -- Matron Stein -- Imperial Stein -- Becoming Gertrude and Alice -- Dress -- Homes and hospitality -- Les chiens -- Picasso -- Photographic portraits -- La seconde famille -- Collaborations -- Homages -- Other women -- Four saints in the three acts -- A wedding banquet -- Setting the American stage -- The American tour -- Performing modernism -- Wars I have seen -- Gertrude Stein, 1874-1946 -- Alice B. Toklas, 1877-1967 -- Theater -- Mother of us all -- Quoting Stein -- Artist books -- Canonical Stein -- Popular Stein -- Queer Stein -- Encore.
Subject Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 -- Art patronage -- Exhibitions.
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 -- Friends and associates -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Latimer, Tirza True.
Contemporary Jewish Museum (San Francisco, Calif.)
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
ISBN 9780520270022
0520270029

 
    
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