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Nancy Spero-Contemporary Artists seriesSKU: 9780714833408 Supplier: Phaidon Press
Author: Jon Bird
Format: Paperback | 160 pages
Dimensions: 250 x 290 x 18mm | 1,011.51g
Publication date: 13 Jun 1996
This text examines three decades of work by the artist, Nancy Spero. Her subject matter, the depiction of women, has ranged from the writings of Artaud to the Vietnam war. She collages and imprints her images of contemporary goddesses onto long papyrus-like friezes that scroll around walls, combining totemic figures with mythological and historical chronicles. This book also includes Spero's own writings many of which are published for the first time.