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Memoir of an art gallery

Julien Levy

Memoir of an art gallery

by Julien Levy

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Published by MFA Publications in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Levy, Julien.,
  • Art dealers -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJulien Levy ; introduction by Ingrid Schaffner.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesArtWorks
    ContributionsMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8660.L47 A53 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18726623M
    ISBN 100878466533

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Marcel Duchamp recognized young Julien Levy, just out of Harvard, as a fellow-fantasist and potential collaborator; man-about-Paris Bob McAlmon swept him into the company of Hemingway, Pound, Cocteau, Gide; he married a daughter of the legendary Mina Loy (with Brancusi as a witness); and four years later, inorganized the first Surrealist exhibition in America.

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Drawing on Rosenberg's intimate correspondence with Picasso, Matisse, Braque, and others, My Grandfather's Gallery takes us through the life of a legendary member of the Parisian art scene. Rosenberg's story is emblematic of millions of Jews, rich and poor, whose lives were indelibly altered by World War II, and Sinclair's journey to reclaim it.

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