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ANFAM, DAVID et al. Abstract Expressionism. 317 pages, including 164 color plates and additional color and b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. London, Royal Academy of Arts, 2016.
Abstract Expressionism will forever be associated with the energy and vibrancy of 1950s New York. Artists injected a new sense of confidence in painting, experimenting...
Item nr. 164163
ALTSHULER, BRUCE. Biennials and Beyond: Exhibitions That Made Art History. Volume II: 1962-2002. 402 pages, fully illustrated. 4to, cloth. New York, Phaidon Press, 2013.
Following the 2008 publication of the well-received "Salon to Biennial: Exhibitions that Made Art History, Volume 1: 1863-1959" this volume devotes immense scholarly chops to 25 chosen...
Item nr. 148390
CASTLEMAN, RIVA. A Century of Artists Books. 264 pp. with 195 plates and 28 figures, in colour and b&w. Large 4to, cloth. New York, Abrams for The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1994.
Published to accompany an exhibition opening October, 1994 at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, this...
Item nr. 39474
CASTLEMAN, RIVA. The Museum of Modern Art and Riva Castleman. A Century of Artists Books. 264 pp. with 195 plates and 28 figures, in colour and b&w. Large 4to, wraps. New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1994.
Published to accompany an exhibition opening October, 1994 at The Museum of Modern...
Item nr. 115184
PHILADELPHIA. Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania. Current Art. 22 pages with 10 color and b&w plates. 4to, stapled wraps. [1965.]
Includes Dan Flavin, Martial Raysse, Robert Smithson, et al.
Item nr. 156017
RAND, Paul. The Dada Painters and Poets: An Anthology. By Robert Motherwell. 390 pp., illustrated with well over 100 black & white plates. 4to, The book, decorative cloth and dustwrapper all designed by Paul Rand,. New York, Wittenborn, 1951.
The 2 separate pamphlets - Huelsenbeck's Dada Manifesto 1949 & Tzara's Intro...
Item nr. 162926
DICKERMAN, LEAH et al. Dada: Zurich, Berlin, Hanover, Cologne, New York, Paris. 520 pp., roughly 400 color and b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. Washington, The National Gallery of Art, in association with New York, DAP, 2005.
This book looks at perhaps the most influential modern art movement as it developed in six...
Item nr. 116994
HOPTMAN, LAURA. Drawing Now: Eight Propositions. 192 pp., 155 color illustrations. 4to, stiff wraps. New York, Museum of Modern Art, 2002.
A survey of contemporary drawing that shows the variety of the medium at present with work by Kara Walker, John Currin, Toba Khedoori, Chris Ofili, Franz Ackerman, Kai Althoff, Russell...
Item nr. 101122
JONES, LESLIE, with Isabelle Dervaux and Susan Laxton. Drawing Surrealism. 240 pages, including over 200 illustrations, most in color. 4to, cloth. Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, in association with Munich, London, New York, DelMonico Books - Prestel, 2012.
Exhibition.in New York and Los Angeles.
Item nr. 147155