The Russian Experiment in Art, 1863-1922
When the original edition of this book was published, John Russell hailed it as a 'massive contribution to our knowledge of one of the most fascinating and mysterious episodes in the history of modern art.' It still remains the most compact, accurate and reasonably priced survey of sixty years of creative dynamic activity that profoundly influenced the progress of Western art and architecture.
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Review: The Russian Experiment in Art 1863-1922User Review - Jan-Maat - Goodreads
Camilla Gray's book takes a chronological approach to Russian art between 1863 and 1922. This works quite well. Although politically events like the emancipation of the serfs, revolutions in 1905 and ... Read full review
Review: The Russian Experiment in Art 1863-1922User Review - Dont - Goodreads
Published in 1962, Camilla Gray's book would have an enormous impact on an emerging generation of minimalist and conceptualist artists in the 1960s. In fact, the book is cited by numerous key figures ... Read full review