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Blue Dog Speaks

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ISBN-10: 1402754086

ISBN-13: 9781402754081

Edition: 2008

Authors: George Rodrigue

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When Cajun artist George Rodrigue began his series of Blue Dog paintings in 1984, he had no idea that they would consume the greater part of his life for over two decades, and that the mysterious Blue Doginspired by his studio dogturned-model, Tiffany, and the Cajunloup-garou folk legendwould become a wildly popular international icon as well.Blue Dog Speaksis the first book to prominently emphasize Rodrigue's painting titles, one of the most important elements in the creation of a Blue Dog painting, alongside the works. Rodrigue uses Blue Dog painting titles to provide insightwhether humorous or nostalgic or sadinto the human condition. In an introduction, Rodrigue reveals how an idea that…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
Publication date: 10/7/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 512
Size: 7.25" wide x 7.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.662

George Rodrigue was born in New Iberia, Louisiana on March 13, 1944. He studied art at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. As an artist, he chronicled Cajun life and was best known for his signature Blue Dog images. He is the author of more than 12 books including Are You Blue Dog's Friend?, A Blue Dog Christmas, and Blue Dog Love. He died, after a two-year battle with cancer, on December 14, 2013 at the age of 69.