History of Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography
Authoritative and insightful, Arnason's History of Modern Art remains the definitive source of information on the art of the Modern Era from modernism's mid-nineteenth century European beginnings to today's divergent art trends. Now full-color throughout, this Fifth Edition has been completely redesigned to make it even more elegant and easy-to-use. New heads, subheads, and a glossary have been added to help the reader navigate the material and quickly identify areas of interest.
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That spring he 10.10 Georges Braque, Large Nude, 1908. Oil on canvas, 55/, X
39" (140 X 99.1 cm). Collection Alex Maguy, Paris. produced Large Nude (fig.
10.10), a painting that signals his imminent departure from Fauvism. Like Picasso
During 1911 Duchamp also painted the first version of Nude Deseending a
Staircase, a work destined to become notorious as a popular symbol of modern
art. In the famous second version, 1912 (fig. 10.48), the androgynous,
Here is the perfect antithetical companion to the Fauve Blue Nude of 1907 (see
fig. 7.7), a sculptured image resoked by far less reductive means than those of
the Laige Reclining Nude. Like the grand French tradition of the decorative that ...
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