Title Information

Records for not-yet-published titles do not include subject classifications. To initiate an order, see the instructions at the bottom of the page.

OP FROM VAN GOGH TO PICASSO, FROM KANDINSKY TO POLLOCK: MASTERPIECES OF MODERN ART. Ed. by Thomas Krens et al. Palazzo Grassi, Venice, 1990. Organized by Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Published in association with Bompiani, Milan. 392 pp. with 187 ills. (155 col.). 28 x 25 cm. In English.
Presenting 155 important paintings, drawings and sculptures from the Museum's holdings (including 32 works from the Thannhauser Collection by such masters as Degas, Cezanne, Gauguin, Van Gogh and Manet, and selections from the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice), this catalogue constitutes a review of significant art trends from the late 19th century to World War II, highlighting Cubist, Expressionist and Surrealist canvases by such figures as Picasso, Braque, Chagall, Arp and Ernst and sculptures by Calder, Brancusi, Moore and Giacometti. Includes five texts discussing the origins and development of the Museum and the Thannhauser Collection, an essay broadly summarizing the course of 20th-century art to 1945, and generally brief critical commentaries on the exhibited works, all of which are reproduced on full-page color plates.
Indexing: Western, Europe — 1900-1945 — Painting
Plans: 01,05,07,15
Worldwide Number: 022923
Paperbound Out of Print / No Longer Available.

Select titles for ordering by clicking in the boxes to the left of the title entries and then click on the "Add to Cart" button below. You will then be able to specify quantities and continue with your order.

NOTE: The shopping cart will expire after 2 hours of inactivity.