The Cubist Epoch

The Cubist Epoch

by Douglas Cooper
     
 

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Cubism has been one of the most and important influencial movements in twentieth-century art. In the eight years between 1906 and 1914, Cubism, and in particular Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, were to change the technique and form of painting radically and for ever. Originating in Paris, the movement became a truly international force, and one with a profound

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Cubism has been one of the most and important influencial movements in twentieth-century art. In the eight years between 1906 and 1914, Cubism, and in particular Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, were to change the technique and form of painting radically and for ever. Originating in Paris, the movement became a truly international force, and one with a profound impact on human visual experience. This book, illustrated with over 300 photographs, presents a vivid evocation of Cubism as a historic and aesthetic force.

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Library Journal - Library Journal
LJ's reviewer initially dubbed this volume "a significant work on the Cubist movement" and found that "the book's greatest strength is its treatment of individual artists." This heavily illustrated title remains "strongly recommended" (LJ 6/1/71).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714832425
Publisher:
Phaidon Press
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Series:
Cubism Series
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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