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Making Paradise: Art, Modernity, and the Myth of the French Riviera. Cambridge MIT Press. 2001.
An Expressionist in Paris: The Paintings of Chaim Soutine, with Norman L. Kleeblatt. Munich and New York: Prestel Publishers and the Jewish Museum. 1998.
David Hockney. New York: Rizzoli. 1994.
Esprit de Corps: the Art of the Parisian Avant-Garde and the First World War, 1914-1925. Princeton University Press and Thames and Hudson. 1989.
The Circle of Montparnasse: Jewish Artists in Paris 1905-1945. New York: Universe Books and the Jewish Museum. 1985.