Edward Hopper by Gail Levin
An Intimate Biography

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A profile of American artist Edward Hopper is based on diaries by his wife Jo, revealing Hopper's dour and repressed personality, the sources of his creations, and his tempestuous forty-three-year marriage. 10,000 first printing. Tour.
 

About Gail Levin

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Gail Levin is the author of numerous other books, including the classic Edward Hopper: The Art and the Artist (Norton) and Edward Hopper: An Intimate Biography. She lives in New York City.
 
Published October 3, 1995 by Knopf. 678 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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This sprawling study of his career and marriage sets the great painter of modern bleakness in an important new light but fails to fully illuminate his psyche.

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This remarkable biography throws Hopper's art and life into sharp new perspective. Its focus is the laconic, introverted painter's stormy 43-year marriage to outspoken, gregarious Josephine (``Jo'') N

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