20th-Century Art > General Books
NEW YORK. Sidney Janis Gallery. 7 Artists. New Work by Fahlstrom, Kelly, Marisol, Oldenburg, Segal, Steinberg, Wesselmann. Unpaginated with 15 b&w reproductions. 4to, wraps., 1970.
Item nr. 33231
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
KLEEBLATT, NORMAN L. (editor) et al. Action/Abstraction: Pollock, de Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976. xi and 332 pp., 166 color and 89 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. New York, The Jewish Museum in association with New Haven and London, Yale University Press, 2008.
Exhibition in New York, Buffalo, and Saint Louis.
Item nr. 127173
AGEE, WILLIAM et al. American Vanguards: Graham, Davis, Gorky, de Kooning, and Their Circle, 1927-1942. xiv and 242 pages, including 123 color and 11 b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. Andover. Addison Gallery of Art, in association with New Haven, Yale University Press, 2011.
Exhibition in Purchase, Fort Worth and Andover.
Item nr. 144014
PELLING, ROWAN et al. The Art of the Erotic. 272 pages, including 170 color plates. 4to, boards. New York, Phaidon, 2017.
This carefully curated and beautifully packaged book spotlights nearly 170 works from the world's most important artists, including Titian, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Edgar Degas, Edvard...
Item nr. 165432
BILSKI, EMILY D. et al. Berlin Metropolis: Jews and the New Culture 1890-1918. Essays by various authors; 266 pp., 217 color and b&w illustrations. 4to, cloth. Berkeley, University of California Press and New York, The Jewish Museum, 1999.
This exhibition catalogue for a show at the Jewish Museum in New York...
Item nr. 86552
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.
As the preface to this densely researched and beautifully produced book notes, the understanding of modern and contemporary art often hinges on documents that rarely come to...
Item nr. 148390
BURY, STEPHEN (editor). Breaking the Rules: The Printed Face of the European Avant-Garde 1900-1937. 176 pp., roughly 100 color and b&w illustrations. 4to, wraps. London, British Library, 2007.
This catalogue draws upon the British Library's unrivalled collection of artists' books, manifestos, little magazines, literary manuscripts, sound recordings, and posters in order...
Item nr. 127190
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