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David Whitaker Painting

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This is the first monograph on the work of David Whitaker, providing a unique insight to his fascinating career. The book is fully illustrated with full-color images and will inspire anyone with an interest in abstract art and watercolor painting.

Over the course of his career, David Whitaker extended the range and resonance of Abstract Art. He established a reputation through investigating the optical effects of color in paintings of extraordinary technical accomplishment and ...

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Overview


This is the first monograph on the work of David Whitaker, providing a unique insight to his fascinating career. The book is fully illustrated with full-color images and will inspire anyone with an interest in abstract art and watercolor painting.

Over the course of his career, David Whitaker extended the range and resonance of Abstract Art. He established a reputation through investigating the optical effects of color in paintings of extraordinary technical accomplishment and daring. The ambition and the control of these strikingly beautiful effects were continuously developed throughout his career.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781907317446
  • Publisher: Black Dog Publishing Limited London
  • Publication date: 1/3/2012
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author


Matthew Sturgis is the author of Black Dog’s Paperwork, on the work of Peter Clark, and of acclaimed biographies of Aubrey Beardsley and Walter Sickert. He has given lectures at Tate Britain, the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, and the Scottish National Gallery, amongst other places. He writes regularly for the Daily Telegraph, TLS, Country Life and Burlington Magazine.
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