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Title Magician of the modern : Chick Austin and the transformation of the arts in America / edited by Eugene R. Gaddis.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2000.

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Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIOGRAPHY AUSTIN, CHICK    Check Shelf
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Adult Department  B AUSTIN    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO AUSTIN    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  B AUSTIN, CHICK    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  B AUSTIN, CHICK    Check Shelf
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  B AUSTIN    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 AUSTIN, ART    In Transit
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  B AUSTIN    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG AUSTIN, CHICK    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Biographies  B AUSTIN    On Holdshelf

Edition First edition.
Description x, 494 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents Prologue: The Navel of the World -- "Boy Dear" -- Trouble with the Dean: harvard, Egypt, and the Sudan -- Darling of the Fogg -- From Harvard to the Land of Steady Habits -- Starting Fires in Hartford -- "Dearest Cunning" -- Innovator and Connoisseur -- Tender Mysteries and "The Ravings of Madmen" -- International Style -- "We've Got to Get Them!" -- Picasso and the Saints -- "Nobody's Business" -- "Number One!" -- Fusion of the Arts -- After the Ball -- Turning Awry -- The Baroque and the Big Top -- Home to Helen.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [469]-472) and index.
Subject Austin, Arthur Everett, 1900-1957.
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.
Art museum directors -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Gaddis, Eugene R., 1947-
ISBN 0394587774
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