Rockwell Kent"s Greenland journal by Rockwell Kent

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Published by Ivan Obolensky, Inc. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Greenland -- Social life and customs

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Other titlesGreenland journal
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 302, [3] p., [6] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14704317M

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The barren wildernesses of Patagonia and Greenland were a great inspiration to him. Greenland in particular was important to him, and he returned there twice, in andto paint and live with a local woman he developed a relationship with.

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He was well known for his bold naturalist paintings, and graphic arts prints that appeared in numerous books and commercial publications. “Salamina” is Kent’s second Greenland-centered book.

Published init chronicles his two years living in the Igdlorssuit community. Kent lived among the native people, sharing their work lives. Kent was to return to Greenland twice more, in andand settled among the Greenlanders, making paintings and gathering the experiences that he set down in two subsequent illustrated books, Salamina () and Greenland Journal ().

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by Kent, Rockwell. New York: Ivan Obolensky, Inc, (click for more details. Kent's constant impulsive, or perhaps compulsive, flights to the ends of the earth--Greenland, Iceland, the Alaska Territory, Tierra del Fuego--inevitably distressed his marriages. A classic Rockwell Kent situation befell the family when Kent decided in to expatriate and paint in Newfoundland.

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A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska: Wilderness: A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska: ISBN (). His lengthy, lushly written and extroversive autobiography came out inand “Greenland Journal,” an account of his trip to that island, was issued in Age did not mellow Mr.

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North by Nuuk is an intimate, contemporary look at the people and the social and primal geographic landscapes of Greenland. Photographer Denis Defibaugh presents his journey from Nuuk to the settlement of Illorsuit, miles north of the Arctic Circle, following Rockwell Kent’s earlier footsteps and offering a fresh look at timeless Greenland.

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