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The Resource Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter

Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter

Label
Old in art school : a memoir of starting over
Title
Old in art school
Title remainder
a memoir of starting over
Statement of responsibility
Nell Painter
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Princeton University historian describes her post-retirement decision to study art, a venture that compelled her to find relevance in the undervalued masters she loves, the obstacles faced by women artists, and the challenges of balancing art and life
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Painter, Nell Irvin
Dewey number
  • 700.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N6537.P23
LC item number
A2 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Painter, Nell Irvin
  • Artists
  • Adult college students
  • Older artists
  • African American women artists
Label
Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: You'll never be an artist -- How old are you? -- Leaving my former life -- Getting there -- So much to learn -- Familiar artists, new ways -- Illustration versus the context of art -- Transcription -- Look like an artist -- Drawing -- I could not draw my mother dying -- A bad decision -- Euphoria -- Grief -- Peers -- Crit -- Art school + history history -- You'll never be an artist -- Discovery -- MFA thesis -- And now? -- Newark artist -- Art history by Nell Painter -- Coda: Happy ending
Control code
sky291474331
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First hardcover edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781640090613
Lccn
2017055407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 06/18
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Old in art school : a memoir of starting over, Nell Painter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: You'll never be an artist -- How old are you? -- Leaving my former life -- Getting there -- So much to learn -- Familiar artists, new ways -- Illustration versus the context of art -- Transcription -- Look like an artist -- Drawing -- I could not draw my mother dying -- A bad decision -- Euphoria -- Grief -- Peers -- Crit -- Art school + history history -- You'll never be an artist -- Discovery -- MFA thesis -- And now? -- Newark artist -- Art history by Nell Painter -- Coda: Happy ending
Control code
sky291474331
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First hardcover edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781640090613
Lccn
2017055407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
ab 06/18
Other physical details
color illustrations

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