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Jackson Pollock: An American Saga
This book opens with Jackson Pollock, a poor artist living in Greenwich Village in a flat he shares with his brother and his brother's pregnant wife. He and his brother are in their mid-twenties and it is 1941, with America on the brink of involvment in World War II. Jackson and his brother have come to New York from the west coast, to pursue their art career. The two brothers have studied with a famous artist, Benton, of the time and are part of ...