Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter

Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter
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Confessions of an Old Jewish PainterConfessions of an Old Jewish PainterConfessions of an Old Jewish Painter

R. B. Kitaj. Preface by David Hockney. Edited and with an epilogue by Eckhart J. Gillen.

Munich. Schirmer/Mosel. 2017. First edition. Simultaneously published in English and German. Green cloth-bound hardback, dust jacket. 400 pages. 212 illustrations in colour and b&w. 240 x 165mm (9 x 6"). 0.8kg. 9783829608138. English. Fine.

Published here for the first time, the manuscript for Kitaj's autobiography was discovered after his death in 2007. Kitaj gives a fascinating account of his life as an artist - his Jewish heritage, his upbringing in Ohio, life in London as part of the 'School of London', his return to America and the death of his wife Susan.

Price :  £36.00