American Art in the 20th Century: Painting and Sculpture 1913-1993

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Christos M. Joachimides, Norman Rosenthal, David Anfam, Brooks Adams
Prestel, 1993 - Art - 490 pages

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American art in the 20th century: painting and sculpture 1913-1993

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This is both an exhibition catalog (the show appeared at Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, May-July and will travel to the Royal Academy of Arts, London, Sept.-Dec. 1993) and an attempt to survey eight ... Read full review


Sir Roger de Grey Foreword
Abraham A Davidson The Armory Show and Early Modernism in America
European Modernism the Experimental Spirit

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Norman Rosenthal is Exhibitions Secretary at the Royal Academy of Arts, London.

Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev is the chief curator at the Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea. She has written extensively on contemporary art and its relations with postwar European art. Among her publications is the first survey monograph on Italian informel artist Alberto Burri (1996).
David Anfam is a world-renowned expert on American Abstract Expressionism and is a regular contributor to The Burlington Magazine. His publications include Abstract Expressionism (1990), Franz Kline and Black & White, 1951-1961 (1994).
Dore Ashton is professor of art history at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Arts and Sciences in New York. She wrote about Franz Kline in Arts and Architecture magazine as early as 1956. Among her many books on modern art is About Rothko (1996).

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