Don Bachardy

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About the Author

Don Bachardy was born in Los Angeles in 1934. His artwork, which parallels David Hockney’s and anticipates Elizabeth Peyton’s, is in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the de Young Museum, San Francisco; the Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University; and the National Portrait Gallery, London, among others. The Animals is a book of love letters between Christopher Isherwood and Don Bachardy. He lives in Santa Monica, California.