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Abstraction in the twentieth century : total risk, freedom, discipline / by Mark Rosenthal.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library N6494.A2 R67 1996 37684000217818 Oversized Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0810968908
  • ISBN: 9780810968905
  • ISBN: 0892071672
  • ISBN: 9780892071678
  • Physical Description: xiii, 310 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 34 cm
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Guggenheim Museum : ©1996.

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General Note:
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Guggenheim Museum, Feb. 9-May 12, 1996.
Erratum slip inserted.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-304) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Ch. 1. Into the Twentieth Century: Prelude to Abstraction -- Ch. 2. The Pioneers -- Ch. 3. Between the Wars -- Ch. 4. Recovering the Self and Other Directions -- Ch. 5. Extreme Statements -- Chronology / Ivy Barsky, Rebecca Butterfield and Denise McColgan.
Summary, etc.:
Exhibition: 2/9/-5/12/96, Distributed by Abrams.
"... traces the history of abstract art from Kandinsky, Mondrian, and Malevich to the postmodern period. Whether stemming from spiritual sources, personal expression, or formal concerns, each line of thinking is carefully defined within the context of the artists and their major critics."--LJ
Subject: Art, Abstract > Exhibitions.

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