Out of This Century: The Informal Memoirs of Peggy Guggenheim Audible – Hometrainer-tests.de

Reprint ofEdition Full facsimile of the original edition Not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software Peggy Guggenheim s autobiographical writing is still the most informative and entertaining account of her full and colorful life A patron of art since the s, Guggenheim, in this candid self portrait, provides an insider s view of the early days of modern art, with revealing accounts of her eccentric wealthy family, her personal and professional relationships, and often surprising portrayals of the artists themselves Here is a book that captures a valuable chapter in the history of modern art, as well as the spirit of one of its greatest advocates It also provides insight into the gilded age lifestyles of the moneyed classes during this period

6 thoughts on “Out of This Century: The Informal Memoirs of Peggy Guggenheim

  1. Melynda Melynda says:

    Great read, lots of interesting historical information though I was bummed where it ended as I am sure there was lots to say.

  2. Stanley I. Stanley I. says:

    Poorly written and of little interest For someone with such a life of opportunities, she didn t do much.

  3. HC HC says:

    No photos, but otherwise an interesting read.

  4. Angel Fields Angel Fields says:

    I enjoyed this book, interesting lady.

  5. Anthony Konrath Anthony Konrath says:

    First pages missing.

  6. Judith Guajardo Judith Guajardo says:

    The story of a very shallow, insecure woman Merely a list of acquaintances, lovers, and where they all travelled and slept.