Modern Artists on Art: Second Enlarged Edition [NOOK Book]

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16 of the 20th century's leading artistic innovators talk forcefully about their work — from Albert Gleizes and Jean Metzinger's 1912 presentation of cubist theory to Henry Moore's comments, three decades later, on sculpture and primitive art. Four newly added essays by Kurt Schwitters, Max Ernst, El Lissitzky, and Fernand Léger.
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Modern Artists on Art: Second Enlarged Edition

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16 of the 20th century's leading artistic innovators talk forcefully about their work — from Albert Gleizes and Jean Metzinger's 1912 presentation of cubist theory to Henry Moore's comments, three decades later, on sculpture and primitive art. Four newly added essays by Kurt Schwitters, Max Ernst, El Lissitzky, and Fernand Léger.
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<:st>Expanded edition of the original work of 1964 (which is cited in . Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486146003
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 3/29/2012
  • Series: Dover Fine Art, History of Art
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • File size: 673 KB

Table of Contents

Preface to the Dover Edition
Preface
Gleizes and Metzinger
Cubism (1912)
Kandinsky
Reminiscences (1913)
Boccioni
Technical Manifesto of Futurist Sculpture (1912)
Preface to the First Exhibition of Futurist Sculpture (1913)
Le Corbusier and Ozenfant
Purism (1920)
Schwitters
Merz (1920)
Lissitzky
New Russian Art (1922)
Léger
The Machine Aesthetic (1924)
Klee
On Modern Art (1924)
Malevich
Suprematism (1927)
Ernst
Beyond Painting (1937)
Gabo
The Constructive Idea in Art (1937)
Mondrian
Plastic Art and Pure Plastic Art (1937)
Beckmann
On My Painting (1938)
Moore
The Sculptor's Aims (1934)
Notes on Sculpture (1937)
Primitive Art (1941)
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