Henry Darger -- Throwaway Boy -- The Tragic Life of an Outsider Artist

By: Elledge, Jim

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Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Book and jacket both seem as new. This book is a biography and new assessment of the life and art of the reclusive Henry Darger, Elledge brings new source material to bear on Darger's are and also explores Darger homoxexuality as it relates to his artistic achevement. The book helps Darger become a more understandable artist of the 20th century. Beautiful copy. ; Color Plates from Darger's Work; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 386 pages

Title: Henry Darger -- Throwaway Boy -- The Tragic Life of an Outsider Artist

Author Name: Elledge, Jim

Illustrator: Illustrated by Henry Darger

Categories: Art,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Overlook Duckworth: 2013

ISBN Number: 1590208552

ISBN Number 13: 9781590208557

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 15489

Keywords: Art Outsider Art Folk Art Self-taught Art Vernacular Art Art Brut Visionary Art Biography Autobiography