The Cubism Seminars

Edited by Harry Cooper

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August 22, 2017
356 pages, 7 x 10
134 color + 27 b/w illus.
ISBN: 9780300226188
Paper

Distributed for the National Gallery of Art, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts

The complex facets of Cubism remain relevant subjects in art history today, a century after Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque developed the revolutionary style.  This impressive collection of essays by international experts presents new lines of inquiry, including novel readings of individual objects or groups of works through close visual, material, and archival analysis; detailed studies of how Cubism related to intellectual and political movements of the early 20th century; and accounts of crucial moments in the reception of Cubism by curators, artists, and critics. Generous illustrations of paintings, drawings, and sculptures, some familiar but others virtually unknown, support this wide range of approaches to the pioneering works of Picasso, Braque, Fernand Léger, Juan Gris, and others.

Harry Cooper is curator and head of the Department of Modern Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington.
Jewish Women and Their Salons
The Power of Conversation

Emily D.

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The A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts
Fifty Years

Introduction by Elizabeth Cropper

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Futurism
An Anthology

Edited by Lawrence Rainey, Christine Poggi, and Laura Wittm

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Dialogues in Art History, from Mesopotamian to Modern
Readings for a New Century

Edited by Elizabeth Cropper

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The Steins Collect
Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-Garde

Edited by Janet Bishop, Cécile Debray, and Rebecca Rabinow;

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Picasso and Braque
The Cubist Experiment, 1910-1912

Eik Kahng, Charles Palermo, Harry Cooper, Annie Bourneuf, C

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Seminar Papers
The Accademia Seminars
The Accademia di San Luca in Rome, c. 1590-1635

Edited by Peter M. Lukehart

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