9780810934399

History of Modern Art : Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Photography

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  • ISBN13:

    9780810934399

  • ISBN10:

    0810934396

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/1999
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

Revised with more biographical information on each artist, this fourth edition is an authoritative, encyclopedic history of painting, photography, sculpture, and architecture from the mid-19th century, when modern art emerged, to the present day. 1,438 illustrations, 504 in color.

Table of Contents

Prefaces and Acknowledgments 11-15(4)
1 The Prehistory of Modern Painting
17(12)
2 Realism, Impressionism, and Early Photography
29(35)
3 Post-Impressionism
64(26)
4 The Origins of Modern Architecture and Design
90(9)
5 Art Nouveau
99(21)
6 The Origins of Modern Sculpture
120(11)
7 Fauvism
131(10)
8 Expressionism in Germany
141(30)
9 The Figurative Tradition in Early Twentieth-Century Sculpture
171(10)
10 Cubism
181(36)
11 Towards Abstraction
217(19)
12 Early Twentieth-Century Architecture
236(14)
13 From Fantasy to Dada and the New Objectivity
250(41)
14 The School of Paris Between the Wars
291(15)
15 Surrealism
306(49)
16 Modern Architecture Between the Wars
355(15)
17 International Abstraction Between the Wars
370(31)
18 American Art Before World War II
401(36)
19 Abstract Expressionism and the New American Sculpture
437(40)
20 Postwar European Art
477(31)
21 Pop Art and Europe's New Realism
508(50)
22 Sixties Abstraction
558(44)
23 The Second Wave of International Style Architecture
602(25)
24 The Pluralistic Seventies
627(72)
25 The Retrospective Eighties
699(50)
26 Postmodernism in Architecture
749(17)
27 Epilogue
766(40)
Bibliography 806(23)
Index 829(25)
Credits 854

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