Lavishly produced in oversize format, here is the complete illustrated catalogue of a landmark new exhibition devoted to the artist--the largest ever assembled--to be held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, from September through January. Includes biographical notes, a chronology, and introductions to each major period of Matisse's career. 320 ...
Lavishly produced in oversize format, here is the complete illustrated catalogue of a landmark new exhibition devoted to the artist--the largest ever assembled--to be held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, from September through January. Includes biographical notes, a chronology, and introductions to each major period of Matisse's career. 320 colorplates reproduce every painting and cutout in the exhibition; 92 black-and-white plates illustrate the sculptures, drawings, and prints; and 180 illustrations show related works not in the exhibition.
Good. Oversize paperback, tight, bright, creased spine, pages clear, bright and colorful, shelf and edge wear, cocked, corners bumped, from a private collection, NOT an ex-library copy, packaged in cardboard box for shipment, tracking on U.S. orders.
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Near Fine. 0 87070 433 8-------Large paperback catalogue for exhibition at Museum of Modern Art, NYC, 12" x 9". 480 pages, profusely illustrated with color and black and white..................NEAR FINE CONDITION, .
Very Good. Exhibition Catalogue. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 480 pp., illus. (some col. ), bib. notes, index; 31 cm. Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, September 14, 1992 to January 12, 1993. Near fine. Firm binding, with a slightly creased spine. Clean inside copy. OVERSIZE! No priority/air, except by special arrangement. CONTENTS: Describing Matisse, by John Elderfield; Profound and lucid sight; An impossible coherence; An experiment in luxury; A primal scene; The birth of modern painting; Plates and Chronology: catalogue, by John Elderfield with Beatrice Kernan, including a chronology compiled with Judith Cousins; 1869-1905 Discovering modern art; 1905-1907 The Fauvist epoch; 1908-1913 Art and decoration; 1913-1917 Abstraction and experimentation; 1917-1930 The early years at Nice; 1930-1943 Themes and variations; 1943-1954 The final years.
this book is one of the best on Henri Matisse i have ever seen, so full of pictures and in color. what a wonderful exhibition it must have been. i have shown it to all of my friends and they all think that i got a real winner with this one book. just amazing.
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