The Art of the Expressionists (The Life and Works Series)
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Published by Smithmark Publishers .
Written in English


  • History - Expressionism,
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  • Art

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Open LibraryOL8186536M
ISBN 100831740590
ISBN 109780831740597

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The art of the expressionists. [Janice Anderson; Bridgeman Art Library.] -- Discusses the art of expressionist painting in which artists' feelings are expressed directly. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Janice Anderson; Bridgeman Art Library. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number. Janice Anderson; Bridgeman Art Library. Publisher: Bristol [England]: Parragon, © Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Expressionism (Art) -- Europe. Painting, European. Painting, Modern -- 19th century. View all subjects; More like this. Art of the Expressionists by Janice Anderson An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. What I found most striking about this book was the way that the writing ABOUT the art rose to such a complex, historical, metaphorical and intuitive exploration of the art, that I sensed it beginning to vie with the abstract expressionist art itself. In reading this book I began to understand how it is that we've arrived at a time where art Reviews:

The Expressionists (World of Art) by Wolf-Dieter Dube and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This is a beautiful Art Book. It shows that Women Abstract Expressionists were doing great paintings but not getting the recognition they deserved. Without this book many of the Artists would remain unknown to the public. Read more. 6 people found this helpful. s: “Picasso’s eclecticism signifies the deliberate destruction of the unity of the personality; his imitations are protests against the cult of originality; his deformation of reality, which is always clothing itself in new forms, in order the more forcibly to demonstrate their arbitrariness, is intended, above all, to confirm the thesis that ‘nature and art are two entirely dissimilar.   The Expressionists took this relationship and asked their audiences, in the words of Peter Frampton, “Do you feel like we do?” Nine times out of ten, the answer was, and still is, “Yes.” If you’re interested in collecting Expressionist art or want to know more about artists who specialize in Expressionism, contact our gallery team at.

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