The Sound of Painting: Music in Modern Art

The Sound of Painting: Music in Modern Art

by Karin V. Maur, Karin V. Maur
     
 

Painters and musicians have always found inspiration by sharing ideas from both disciplines. How this relationship developed from Philipp Otto Runge's "compositions" in painting to Jean Tinguely's and Niki de Saint Phalle's musical sculptures is the focus of this illustrated volume. Carefully selected images and quotations from composers and artists are blended into a… See more details below

Overview

Painters and musicians have always found inspiration by sharing ideas from both disciplines. How this relationship developed from Philipp Otto Runge's "compositions" in painting to Jean Tinguely's and Niki de Saint Phalle's musical sculptures is the focus of this illustrated volume. Carefully selected images and quotations from composers and artists are blended into a study useful to scholars of art history and music, and fascinating to the general reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783791320823
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/1999
Series:
Pegasus Library
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.73(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.68(d)

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