Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Passion by Design by Baroness Kizette de Lempicka-Foxhall

Tamara de Lempicka captured the whirlwind decade of the 1920s on canvas, painting (and charming) the rich and famous of Europe in Art Deco portraits. The threat of a second world war sent Tamara packing to America, where she reveled among the famous in Hollywood and the wealthy of New York, In the 1970s she was rediscovered when a gallery owner in Paris mounted a retrospective of her work, and today paintings that were unsellable for three decades fetch many hundreds of thousands of dollars. Much of the story of de Lempicka's amazing life is told in moving detail by her daughter, whose recollections are amplified by anecdotes from others who knew the artist. The is illustrated by dozens of photographs from Tamara's personal album and by 50 full-color reproductions of her evocative paintings.

Buy Passion by Design by Baroness Kizette de Lempicka-Foxhall from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780789205032
ISBN-10: 0789205033
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 183mm x 19mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Abbeville Press Inc.,U.S.
Publisher: Abbeville Press Inc.,U.S.
Publish Date: 10-Sep-1998
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Passion by Design by Baroness Kizette de Lempicka-Foxhall

Book Reviews - Passion by Design by Baroness Kizette de Lempicka-Foxhall

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Passion by Design book by Baroness Kizette de Lempicka-Foxhall and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review