Richard Morphet, London, 1994.
Softcover. 240 pp., 11 x13 inches.
Book Condition: Good. Large crease to front cover vertically, down center. Shelf ware to both covers. Creasing down spine. Interior pages are in pretty good condition.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, Kitaj studied at the Cooper Union Institute in New York in 1950-1 and 1952. As a merchant seaman in the early 1950s he visited Havana, Mexico and South America. He was a student at the Academy of Fine Art, Vienna in 1951. He attended the Ruskin School, Oxford in 1958-9, and the Royal College of Art from 1959 to 1961. It was at the Royal College that he met David Hockney, who became a close friend.