“The probing investigation in Mural shed new light on Pollock’s work process and approach to paint, and offers a rare close-up look at an influential work.”—Publishers Weekly
“Here is a treasure trove of detailed information on Pollock, the mural, the techniques used, and even the paint. . . . A compelling treat for Pollock fans. . . . Well researched and well written.”—Library Journal
About the Author
Yvonne Szafran is senior conservator of paintings and Laura Rivers is associate conservator of paintings at the J. Paul Getty Museum. Alan Phenix is a scientist and Tom Learner is head of science at the Getty Conservation Institute. Ellen G. Landau is Andrew W. Mellon Professor Emerita of the Humanities at Case Western Reserve University and has published widely on Abstract Expressionism. Steve Martin is a comedian, actor, musician, writer, and art collector.