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.

VERGANGENE ZUKUNFT: TSCHECHISCHE MODERNE, 1890 BIS 1918 (Past Future: The Czech Modern, 1890 to 1918). Kunstlerhaus, Vienna, 1993. Organized by Bundesministerium fur Unterricht und Kunst, Vienna, in association with Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic. Published by Verlag Gerd Hatje, Stuttgart. 208 pp. with 126 ills. (102 col.). 30 x 25 cm. ISBN 3775704698 In German.
Illuminating the significant contribution of Czech artists to progressive movements in European art of the early 20th century, this catalogue features six critical essays along with illustrations of some 115 paintings, sculptures and works on paper drawn primarily from public collections in Prague, including Symbolist images by Frantisek Bilek and Jan Preisler, expressive landscapes by Antonin Slavicek, lyrical abstractions by Frantisek Kupka, and Cubist compositions by Otto Gutfreund and Emil Filla that collectively reflect a distinctive integration of traditional and avant-garde aesthetics.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Czechoslovakia/Czech Republic — 1900-1945 — Several Media
Plans: 01,05,15
Worldwide Number: 024291
Hardcover $63.50    

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.