The Stillest Day: A Novel

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The tradition of making cheese nearly died out during WWII, when due to rationing only one type of cheese could be manufactured - the unappealingly named 'National Cheese'. In Peter Lanyon (1918-64) the town had a native son, trained in Cornwall, who like Nicholson was happy to blend fine art painting and 3-D sculpture in a free, expressive way that led him naturally to large abstract works, drawing on the characteristics of the local landscape.

Pages: 224

Publisher: Overlook Books; First Edition edition (September 1, 1998)

ISBN: 0879518944

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