TITLE

Welcome to the Hotel California

AUTHOR(S)
Plagens, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek;4/27/1998, Vol. 131 Issue 17, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on expatriate American artist Ronald Brooks Kitaj. His return to the United States after an art dispute in London, England; Background on painter R.B. Kitaj.
ACCESSION #
488353

 

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