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Orpen, mirror to an age

Bruce Arnold (undifferentiated)

Orpen, mirror to an age

by Bruce Arnold (undifferentiated)

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Orpen, William, Sir, 1878-1931.,
    • Painters -- England -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBruce Arnold.
      ContributionsOrpen, William, Sir, 1878-1931.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND497.O8 A76
      The Physical Object
      Pagination448 p., [16] p. of plates
      Number of Pages448
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3845095M
      ISBN 100224015818
      LC Control Number81161554

      Bruce Arnold (born 6 September in London) is an English journalist and author who has lived in Ireland since His main expertise is in the fields of literary criticism and art criticism. [2]Education: Kingham Hill School.   I have a book about William Orpen – “Mirror to an Age” written by Bruce Arnold. The book was given to me by my Dad (Alex Morphy) and he wrote in the book that we were related when he sent it to me prior to him passing away. Tim Morphy. Like Liked by 1 person.

        Bruce Arnold is literary editor of the Irish is the author of Mainie Jellett and the Modern Movement in Ireland, published by Yale University Press, and of Orpen: Mirror to an Age, both biographies of outstanding contemporaries of Jack Yeats. As Bruce Arnold comments in Orpen, Mirror to an Age (), "Not since Rembrandt has an artist so consistently examined himself and recorded his own face, as Orpen did, from early youth to the end.

      Bruce Arnold did more than anyone to enlarge this limited view with his biography Orpen: Mirror to an Age, persuasively presenting a case for him as not only a gifted technician but a. Literature. P.G. Konody and S. Dark, Sir William Orpen, Artist and Man, , p. G. Sanford Legendre, The Time of My Life, , illus. on dust jacket.


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Orpen: Mirror to an Age Hardcover – October 1, by Bruce Arnold (Author)/5(2). Orpen: Mirror to an Age by Arnold, Bruce. London: Jonathan Cape, pp., col. plates, b/w. illus. Endpapers a little browned, edges slightly shelf-soiled, very good in hardback with dustwrapper. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

Orpen, mirror to an age by Bruce Arnold. Published by J. Cape in London. Written in EnglishPages: Orpen: Mirror to an Age Hardcover – 21 May by Bruce Arnold (Author)/5(2). Sir William Orpen was born in Dublin in Although he has became a neglected figure in art history, between and he was considered one of Europe's most renowned portrait painters.

He was accepted into the Metropolitan School of Art in Dublin at and at the age of 1st Edition. Undamaged brown boards and spine, the latter lettered in gilt. The scarlet jacket, showing girl with mirror, has some mild scoring to the laminate and a mild 10 cm crease across the front.

1st edition of an elusive book. William Orpen was the last of the great society painters, succeeding Sargent and becoming, in his turn, the most successful artist of his day.

He was also the wealthiest. She also wrote a book, “This Is My Birthday”, Stanley Paul & Co, Cliffords Inn, Octoberwhich had quotations for each day of the year, with a blank page opposite. On the page opposite the William Orpen page of November 27 (page ), in her own copy (Tate Archive), Orpen drew a self portrait, dated Jan 9th   A New Way to Age: The Most Cutting-Edge Advances in Antiaging Hardcover – January 7, #N#Suzanne Somers (Author) › Visit Amazon's Suzanne Somers Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Suzanne Somers (Author) out of 5 stars 59 ratings/5(). The Self portrait and the Grace portrait are very likely to be studies for a double portrait of the couple Orpen did inthe year of his wedding.

Bruce Arnold makes reference to the oil and a study in his book – ‘Mirror to an Age’. Photo of ‘William and Grace’ –  double portrait – oil on canvas: 22 X 31 inches.

Buy Orpen: Mirror to an Age, Oxfam, Bruce Arnold, At one point Orpen was firmly committed to a ravishingly beautiful French mistress - his 'bebe blonde' - in Paris. He had other love affairs with models. And most remarkable of all was the long and at times scandalous liaison with an American heiress, Mrs Ts George, by whom he had a child.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Arnold, Bruce. Orpen, mirror to an age. London: J. Cape, (OCoLC)   56 Ibid., Orpen even depicted himself as a dancing faun in the book. 57 Orpen, cited in Arnold, Orpen: Mirror to an Age, 58 S.

Granger, cited in Turpin, ‘William Orpen Author: Angeria Rigamonti di Cutò. Orpen's portrait of Churchill () is reproduced in Bruce Arnold's book, "Orpen: Mirror to an Age" (London: Jonathan Cape, ), along with a description of Churchill's reactions to it.

(At the time of the portrait, Churchill had been dropped from the War Cabinet after. of 90 results for Books: "William Orpen" Skip to main search results Amazon Prime. Free UK Delivery by Amazon. Orpen: Mirror to an Age.

by Bruce Arnold | 21 May out of 5 stars 2. Hardcover More buying choices £ (8 used & new offers). Search. Close. Search P.G. LEGION BOOK LIVES OF IRISH ARTISTS Orpen mirror to an age. LBY 81 / Object category Books Production date Creator ARNOLD, BRUCE (Author) Cape (Publisher) Object Title Orpen mirror to an age.

LBY 01 / Object category Books. Orpen: Mirror to an Age Bruce Arnold (Jonathan Cape pp. £16) Since the early years of this century it has been the practice to regard English painting as the poor relation of European art.

Further reading: Sir William Orpen, An Onlooker in FranceLondon Bruce Arnold, Orpen: Mirror to an Age, London,pp Robert Upstone February Does this text contain inaccurate information or language that you feel we should improve or. Stars. THE unsightly antique MIRROR is evil and often deadly, and within its reflection, Marlys Millhiser brings to life an electrifying time-travel story.

The journey begins inbut quickly reverts to after Shay Garrett innocently examines the freaky heirloom she receives as a bridal gift and unknowingly causes the entire Gingerbread House to tremble, Shay to faint, and 4/5.

The Artist's Studio Book, / Laib Glass Negative: S. Dark and P. Konody, William Orpen, Artist and Man, London,p [mis-dated to and confused with another work, An Aran Islander].Farr’s dismissal came just three years before Bruce Arnold’s Orpen, Mirror to an Age, (Jonathan Cape), the biography upon which much recent Orpen scholarship depends.

7 Orpen had joined up .Orpen, William Sir Orpen, mirror to an age by Bruce Arnold The book reveals the full variety of Orpen's work, from his revitalization of the nude and his conversation pieces to his extraordinary allegories and war paintings, and analyses the series of self-portraits that are a particular feature of his oeuvre."--Jacket.