Wifredo And Helena My Life with Wifredo Lam, 1939-1950

By: Benitez, Helena

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Book Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color & b/w illustrations; 9.45 X 6.77 X 0.94 inches; 204 pages; Hardcover with DJ, white with black lettering on spine. NEW, in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illustrated with ca. 100 b/w and color pictures. 'Wifredo scar de la Concepcin Lam y Castilla ( 1902 1982) , better known as Wifredo Lam, was a Cuban artist who sought to portray and revive the enduring Afro-Cuban spirit and culture. Inspired by and in contact with some of the most renowned artists of the 20th century, Lam melded his influences and created a unique style, which was ultimately characterized by the prominence of hybrid figures. Though he was predominantly a painter, he also worked with sculpture, ceramics and printmaking in his later life'. Though he was predominantly a painter, he also worked with sculpture, ceramics and printmaking in his later life'. Many of Lam's works hang in galleries and museums around the world.

Title: Wifredo And Helena My Life with Wifredo Lam, 1939-1950

Author Name: Benitez, Helena

Categories: Cultural History, Antiques/collectibles, Education, social history, psychology/philosophy, Reference, Artists, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, Women/Womens' History,

Publisher: Lausanne, Switzerland, Acatos: 2000

ISBN Number: 2940033579

ISBN Number 13: 9782940033577

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New in New dust jacket

Seller ID: 9146

Keywords: Art; Artists; Cuban Artists; Afro Art; Modern Artists; Art Genre; 20th Century Art; Negritude Art; Cultural History;,