SILCOX, David P. MILNE, David
Title: David Milne : An Introduction to His Life and Art.
Publisher:  Firefly Books, Richmond Hill, Ontario, 2005, ISBN:1552977560
Seller ID: 99680
SILCOX, David P. David Milne : An Introduction to His Life and Art. (Richmond Hill, Ontario) : Firefly Books, (2005). First Printing. Pp -64. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. Square large 8vo, illustrated glossy blue paper covered boards. “David Milne (1882-1953) was, according to America 's foremost art critic, Clement Greenberg, among the three greatest artists of their generation in North America. Milne's highly original paintings from his early career in New York City earned him critical acclaim, acceptance in the famous Amory Show of 1913 in New York, and a silver medal in the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco. At age sixty-five,Milne was still considered, by curators and other artists, as Canada's mos t innovative artist. This richly illustrated book covers Milne's art and life at every stage of his illustrious, and often difficult, career.” (from the back cover). Contents : Introduction. 1. Early Promise and Early Success. 2. A Solitary Path. 3. The Great Depression: Years of Productivity. 4. Recognition and Acceptance. Epilogue. Very good. 15.00