Wolf Kahn Pastels

Wolf Kahn Pastels

by Wolf Kahn
     
 

Wolf Kahn is one of this country's best-loved contemporary artists. His brilliantly colored landscapes in oil have placed him at the forefront of American representational art. Many collectors equally prize his luminous pastels, the subject of this delightful new book.

With more than 100 colorplates illustrating his brief, breezy essays, Kahn reveals his

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Wolf Kahn is one of this country's best-loved contemporary artists. His brilliantly colored landscapes in oil have placed him at the forefront of American representational art. Many collectors equally prize his luminous pastels, the subject of this delightful new book.

With more than 100 colorplates illustrating his brief, breezy essays, Kahn reveals his distinctive approach to working in this medium. Offering a rare glimpse into the way an artist thinks and why he works the way he does, Kahn'smusings about the creative process bring a number of key issues to life for artists, students, and art lovers, and make the book a valuable supplementary text for pastel classes. Including an introduction by noted art historian Barbara Novak, this book will be eagerly received by Kahn's devoted following.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810967076
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Pages:
156
Sales rank:
643,254
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 10.62(h) x 0.87(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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