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Picasso: His Life and Times (1959)
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    Eulogy ot a Volcanic Genius (Review)
    Picasso: His Life and Times, by Roland Penrose
    1. Picasso: His Life and Times by Roland Penrose
    The Saturday Review, May 2, 1959, p. 25
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    The New Books (8 Reviews)
    Picasso, the Smith Family, Rats, and other Explorers
    1. Picasso: His Life and Times by Roland Penrose
    2. Picasso at Vallauris by Pablo Picasso
    3. The Transatlantic Smiths by Robert Allerton Parker
    4. Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing
    5. I Remember by Boris Pasternak
    6. The Evolution of a Conservative by William Henry Chamberlin
    7. The Warriors by J. Glenn Gray
    8. Cadwallader by Russell Lynes
    The Harpers Monthly, May 1959, pp. 84-90
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    Briefly Noted (8 Reviews)
    1. Sarajevo: The Story of a Political Murder by Joachim Remak
    2. The Curse of the Misbegotten~Eugene O'Neill by Croswell Bowen and Shane O'Neill
    3. The Literary Clef by Edward Lockspeiser
    4. Picasso: His Life and Times by Roland Penrose
    5. Masterpieces of European Sculpture by Martin Hurlimann
    6. Piet Mondrian by Sam Hunter and Piet Mondrian
    7. Cubism by Guy Habasque
    8. The Oxford Companion to French Literature by Paul Harvey and Janet Ewing Heseltine
    The New Yorker, June 27, 1959, pp. 86-91
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    Shorter Notices (53 Reviews)
    The Picture Encyclopaedia of Art,
    1. The Picture Encyclopaedia of Art
    2. A Concise History of Art by Germain Bazin
    3. A History of Book Illustration by David Bland
    4. The Complete Book of Artists' Techniques by Kurt Herberts
    5. Lascaux: Paintings and Engravings by Annette Laming-Emperaire
    6. Japanese Picture Scrolls by Elise Grilli
    7. Hiroshige by Takashi Suzuki
    8. Classical Sinhalese Scupture, 300 B.C.-100 A.D. by D.T. Devendra
    9. Minor English Wood Sculpture, 1400-1500 by Arthur Gardner
    10. Kama Kala by Mulk Raj Anand
    11. Indian Art and Heritage by O.C. Gangoly and A. Goswami
    12. Modern Art in India by Ajit Mookerjee
    13. The Sculpture of Africa by Eliot Elisofon
    14. Masterpieces of European Sculpture by Eric Newton
    15. Twenty Centuries of Great European Painting by Hiltgart L. Keller, Bodo Cichy, and Maxim Dasio
    16. Art Treasures of Germany by Bernd Lohse, Harald Busch, R. Hagelstange, and H. Domer, ...
    17. Romanesque Art in Italy by Heinrich Decker
    18. The Uffizi, Florence by Filippo Rossi
    19. The Tate Gallery by John Rothenstein
    20. Masters of French Painting, 1850-1950 by George Besson
    21. Flemish Painting: From Bosch to Rubens by Jacques Lassaigne and Robert L. Delevoy
    22. Flemish Painting, from Van Eyck to Breughel by Pierre Courthion
    23. Baroque Churches of Central Europe by John Bourke
    24. Architecture: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries by Henry Russell Hitchcock
    25. The Story of Modern Art by Sheldon Cheney
    26. Modern Art: A Pictorial Anthology by Charles McCurdy
    27. Art Today by Ray Nelson Faulkner, Edwin Ziegfeld, and Gerald Hill, ...
    28. The New Graphic Art by Karl Gerstner and M. Kutter
    29. The Parthenon Frieze by Denys E.L. Haynes
    30. Mosaics of St. Mark's by Pietro Toesca and Ferdinand Forlati
    31. The Belles Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry, Prince of France by Jean Duke Berry and James J. Rorimer
    32. Michelangelo: The last Judgment by Margaretta Salinger
    33. Titian by Theodore Rousseau, Jr.
    34. Paul Cezanne by Meyer Schapiro
    35. Van Gogh by Meyer Schapiro
    36. Jan Vermeer by Ludwig Goldscheider
    37. Manet by John Richardson
    38. Grunewald by J.K. Huysmans
    39. Dufy by Marcel Brion
    40. Claude Monet, 1840-1926 by Adrian Stokes
    41. Poussin by R.H. Wilenski
    42. Carpaccio by Terisio Pignatti
    43. Claude Monet by Leon Degand and Denis Rouart
    44. Van Gogh by Frank Elgar
    45. Joseph Crawhall by Adrian Bury
    46. Edvard Munch: Nature and Animals by Arve Moen
    47. The Last Works of Henri Matisse by Pierre Reverdy, Georges Duthuit, and Henri Matisse, ...
    48. Wassily Kandinsky: Life and Work by Will Grohmann
    49. Picasso: His Life and Times by Roland Penrose
    50. Georges Braque by John Richardson
    51. Kurt Schwitters in England by Stefan Themerson
    52. Zadkine by A.M. Hammacher and Zadkine
    53. Poliakoff by Michel Ragon
    Encounter, April 1959, pp. 59-65