The Meanings of Modern Art

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Museum of Modern Art, 1981 - Art, Modern - 429 pages
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This is volumn 1 of in a series of 12, and sets out an argument for modern art's beginning in the late 1880s (rather than the second half of the 1860s, as some assert). Russell begins with a ... Read full review

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History as Nightmare
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JSTOR: The Meanings of Modern Art
The Literature of Art The Meanings of Modern Art. By John Russell. 430 pp. + 226 ills. + 101 col. pls. (Thames and Hudson), ?18 HB, ?10.95 PB. ...
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The Meanings of Modern Art., RUSSELL, JOHN / NEW YORK. moma
The Meanings of Modern Art. 430 pp. text with 227 b&w and 101 color illustrations. 4to, cloth. New York, moma, 1981. Item nr. 13868 $ 40.00.
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Suggested Reading: John Russell, The Meanings of Modern Art,. Further readings in art, literature and philosophy are available for students upon request. ...
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reviewed: the new edition of The Meanings of Modern Art by John. Russell may be ‘heavyweight’ but, as far as Joanna Melvin our ...
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John Russell, The Meanings of Modern Art (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1981). Dore Ashton, American Art Since 1945 (New York: Oxford University Press, ...
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In The Meanings of Modern Art, John Russell says, "History as nightmare presides over just about all the best work of the Brucke group" (1981, 84), ...
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