This authoritative, lively book, based on the BBC Time-Life television series, provides a comprehensive survey of the birth and development of modern art and an updated discussion of the European and American art movements in the 70s and 80s including minimalist and public art, 70s American painting, German Neo-Expressionism, art by women, and ...
This authoritative, lively book, based on the BBC Time-Life television series, provides a comprehensive survey of the birth and development of modern art and an updated discussion of the European and American art movements in the 70s and 80s including minimalist and public art, 70s American painting, German Neo-Expressionism, art by women, and environmental art. "The Future that Was," the final chapter, is completely rewritten and updated. 75% of the 275 illustrations in the revised edition are in 4-color.
Fair. A readable copy only. All pages and the cover are intact, may not include dust jacket. Pages may include considerable notes in pen or have highlighting. Possible ex library copy. May not contain accessories.
Fair. 1981 knopf, good as reading copy, Cover has mild edge wear, binding has multiple cracking, Pages are unmarked and clean, We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books, ship within 48 hours and offer a 100% money back guarantee.
Very Good oversized paperback. Normal shelfwear to the exterior including creasing along the spine; slight scattered chipping around edges. Fading to spine; yellowing to page-ends. Otherwise, pages, text, and numerous b&w and color images are clean and bright. Overall, an attractive copy. 423 pp.
Good in Good jacket. Hardcover Boards are clean. Dust jacket is lightly scuffed, soiled, and chipped. Textblock edges are lightly soiled w/ a few spots. Endpapers are lightly soiled. Interior is unmarked and clean. CM.
Good. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 444 pp., illus. (chiefly col. ), biblio., index; 28 cm. Firm binding, with one spine crease. Clean inside copy. Light shelfwear to wraps, age toning. OVERSIZE! No priority/air, except by special arrangement. CONTENTS: Introduction; The mechanical paradise; The faces of power; The landscape of pleasure; Trouble in utopia; The threshold of liberty; The view from the edge; Culture as nature; The future that was.
Good. 0394513789 Your purchase benefits those with developmental disabilities to live a better quality of life. YOUR PURCHASE BENEFITS THOSE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES TO LIVE A BETTER QUALITY OF LIFE. DJ has wear/tear, wear on corners and edges, book has wear, has some underlining/writting, some sun wear.
Publishers Weekly, 1990-06-22 The author of The Fatal Shore and Time magazine's art critic here presents a greatly expanded version of a PBS television series on modern art, and includes some 270 color illustrations. Although he frequently deals in generalities, ``choice anecdotes, telling characterizations, witty observations flow from his pen,'' lauded PW . The ``chapters bristle with apt insights.'' (Aug.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved
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