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Tamara de Lempicka

A Life of Deco and Decadence

Tamara de Lempicka( )
Author: Claridge, Laura
Publication Date:Jun 2000
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $75.00
Book Description:

Born in 1899 to Russian aristocrats, Tamara de Lempicka escaped the Bolsheviks by exchanging her body for freedom, beginning a sexual career that included most of the influential men and women she painted. This book examines her life and work, encompassing her artwork and her amorous adventures.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Women
Art / Russian & Former Soviet Union
Social Science / Women's Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.7 x 24.2 cm
Book Weight:0.87 Kilograms
Author Biography
Claridge, Laura (Author)
Laura Claridge is the author of a biography of painter Tamara De Lempicka as well as books on British Romanticism, Modernism, gender, and psychoanalytic theory. A popular international lecturer, she was professor of English literature at the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, for eleven years. She lives in New York City.


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