The Ransom of Russian Art

The Ransom of Russian Art

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In the 1960's and 1970's, American professor Norton Dodge forayed on his own in the Soviet Union, bought the work of underground "unofficial" artists, and brought it out himself or arranged to have it shipped illegally to the United States. John McPhee investigates Dodge's clandestine activities in the service of dissident Soviet art, his motives for his work, and the fates of several of the artists whose lives he touched. The Ransom of Russian Art is a suspenseful,… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 31, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 181 pages

File size: 3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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