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The first in a new series of essential introductions to art, Modern Art guides the reader through individual movements from Impressionism to Conceptual Art, situated within five broader chronological eras. Starting with Impressionism in 1860, art historian Amy Dempsey explains the essentials of Modernism, the postwar New Disorder, and beyond.Carefully arranged material explores seventy essential topics of modern art in a practical and easy-to-navigate structure. Each boldly designed topic feature includes a clear definition; a list of key artists, attributes, media, and collections; and expertly curated illustrations with explanatory captions. A reference section includes a useful glossary of modern art terms.
Number of Pages: 175
Sub-Genre: History, Criticism & Theory
Series Title: Art Essentials
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Book theme: Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
Author: Amy Dempsey
Street Date: May 15, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-2292
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