David Hockney

David Hockney

by Paul Melia, Ulrich Luckhardt
     
 

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This consideration of Hockney's work from 1960 to the early nineties dispels myths and opens up new lines of inquiry concerning his contributions to post-modern art. Filled with beautiful colour plates of his paintings, the book draws on extensive research and the artist's personal archives.

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This consideration of Hockney's work from 1960 to the early nineties dispels myths and opens up new lines of inquiry concerning his contributions to post-modern art. Filled with beautiful colour plates of his paintings, the book draws on extensive research and the artist's personal archives.

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The series provides critically-informed texts which utilize current research and a wide range of approaches to survey and analyze subjects studied widely in art history courses. The present critical introduction offers a range of approaches to understanding particular moments or themes in the oeuvre of renowned British artist Hockney (b.1937), from a focused study of a single painting to the analysis of an entire phase in the artist's career. Numerous b&w figures and 19 excellent color plates. Distributed by St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9783791337180
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Publication date:
09/25/2006
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

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