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Wayne Thiebaud A Retrospective by John Wilmerding

Wayne Thiebaud A Retrospective


Wayne Thiebaud A Retrospective by John Wilmerding

Famous for his lush early '60s paintings of cakes and other sweets, this is a retrospective of seminal American artist Wayne Thiebaud. This book presents the first major survey in 12 years of the work of one of the most original and accomplished American artists.

About the Author

John Wilmerding is a Sarofim Professor of American Art, emeritus, at Princeton University. Formerly, he was a visiting curator in the department of American art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and has served as senior curator and deputy director of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. He is currently chairman of the board of trustees of the National Gallery and a trustee of the Guggenheim Museum and the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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Publication date

16th October 2012


John Wilmerding

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Rizzoli International Publications


160 pages


Painting & paintings
Individual artists, art monographs



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