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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.

The Shock of the New 1990, McGraw-Hill Education, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780070311275

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Shock of the New 1988, Alfred A. Knopf, New York

ISBN-13: 9780394328003

Trade paperback

Shock of the New 1981, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394513782

American edition