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George Rodrigue Prints

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ISBN : 0810995174
Genre : Art
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Born in 1944 and raised in the heart of French Louisiana, George Rodrigue is best known for his Blue Dog paintings and prints, which catapulted him to worldwide fame in the mid-1980s. This long-awaited catalogue Raisonné of his prints contains over six hundred lithographs and silkscreens, many of which are previously unpublished. A foreword by E. John Bullard, the director of the New Orleans Museum of Art; an introduction by Rodrigue’s archivist and wife, Wendy Wolfe Rodrigue; and explanatory text by the artist himself provide a foundation for understanding the prints within the personal and cultural context in which they were created.

George Rodrigue

Author : Lawrence S. Freundlich
ISBN : 0670868701
Genre : Art
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Shows and describes paintings from each stage of the artist's career, and looks at themes in his work, especially that of the blue dog

Blue Dog Love

Author : George Rodrigue
ISBN : 0810982390
Genre : Art
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Blue Dog is featured in Xerox's international ad campaign for colour inkjet printers. This is an animated portrait of life with the creator of Blue Dog, and a take on the transformative power of love.

Whoopi Goldberg On Stage And Screen

Author : Lisa Pertillar Brevard
ISBN : 9780786468874
Genre : Performing Arts
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"All at once, and without apology or shame, the name Whoopi Goldberg conjures images of laughter, sex, surprise, versatility, African heritage, and Jewish identity, to name a few. This book provides an overview of some of Goldberg's most important efforts on Broadway and in major motion pictures, television, and the world of social activism"--Provided by publisher.

Getting Off At Elysian Fields

Author : John Pope
ISBN : 9781496803764
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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No city in America knows how to mark death with more funerary panache than New Orleans. The pageants commemorating departed citizens are often in themselves works of performance art. A grand obituary remains key to this Stygian passage. And no one writes them like New Orleanian John Pope. Collected here are not just simple, mindless recitations of schools and workplaces, marriages, and mourners bereft. These pieces in Getting Off at Elysian Fields are full-blooded life stories with accounts of great achievements, dubious dabblings, unavoidable foibles, relationships gone sour, and happenstances that turn out to be life-changing. To be sure, there are stories about Carnival monarchs, great philanthropists, and a few politicians. But because New Orleans embraces eccentric behavior, there are stories of people who colored way outside the lines. For instance, there was the doctor who used his plasma to make his flowers grow, and the philanthropist who took money she had put aside for a fur coat to underwrite the lawsuit that desegregated Tulane University. A letter carrier everyone loved turned out to have been a spy during World War II, and a fledgling lawyer changed his lifelong thoughts about race when he saw blind people going into a Christmas party through separate doors—one for white people and another for African Americans. Then there was the punctilious judge who got down on his hands and knees to edge his lawn—with scissors. Because New Orleans funerals are distinctive, the author includes accounts of four that he covered, complete with soulful singing and even some dancing. As a popular, local bumper sticker indisputably declares, “New Orleans—We Put the Fun in Funeral.”

Insiders Guide To New Orleans

Author : Becky Retz
ISBN : 9781461746973
Genre : Travel
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Experience the buzz of Bourbon Street and the French Quarter. Savor midnight mystery and simple pleasures. • A personal, practical perspective for travelers and residents alike • Comprehensive listings of attractions, restaurants, and accommodations • How to live & thrive in the area—from recreation to relocation • Countless details on shopping, arts & entertainment, and children's activities

A Blue Dog Christmas

Author : George Rodrigue
ISBN : 1584790202
Genre : Art
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Blue dog prints and accompanying text reveal the author's holiday memories, Cajun legends, and the magic of childhood.

The Other Side Of The Painting

Author : Wendy Wolfe Rodrigue
ISBN : MINN:31951D03748616N
Genre : Art
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In this collection, Rodrigue restructures and approaches anew various essays from her blog "Musings of an artist's wife," exposing the personal history and inspirations that brought her not only to a life devoted to art history, but also to a life as muse and archivist to one artist: her husband, the painter George Rodrigue.

Fodor S New Orleans 2015

Author : Fodor's Travel Guides
ISBN : 9780804142953
Genre : Travel
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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. New Orleans is an incredible, vibrant, bursting at the seams, melting pot of a city. Whether travelers are visiting for the music or food, to get to the know people or party all night long, or all of the above, Fodor's New Orleans 2015 is the guidebook that makes every trip the trip of a lifetime. This travel guide includes: · Dozens of full-color maps · Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks · Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path · Major sights such as Bourbon Street, Garden District, Jackson Square, St. Charles Avenue Streetcar, Audubon Park, City Park, French Market · Side Trips from New Orleans including Plantation Country and Cajun Country · Coverage of The French Quarter; Faubourg, Marigny, Bywater, and Treme; CBD and Warehouse District; The Garden District; Uptown and Carrollton-Riverbend; Mid-City and Bayou St. John

Bayou

Author : Chris Segura
ISBN : PSU:000050309191
Genre : Fiction
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