Laurie Lisle

Laurie Lisle is an American author known for her biographies and works on women's history. She has written notable biographies of artists such as Georgia O'Keeffe and Mary Cassatt, exploring their lives and contributions to the art world. Lisle's work often delves into the personal and professional challenges faced by her subjects in their respective historical contexts.


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  1. 1. Portrait Of An Artist: A Biography Of Georgia O'keeffe

    This biography provides an in-depth look at the life and career of a pioneering American artist known for her distinctive paintings of flowers, skyscrapers, and southwestern landscapes. It delves into her personal journey, exploring her relationships, her struggles for artistic independence, and her role in the American modernist movement. The book paints a vivid picture of a fiercely independent and spirited woman who broke boundaries in both her art and her life, offering readers a comprehensive view of her creative evolution and the impact she had on the art world.

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