Abstract Art (Taschen Basic Genre)

Abstract Art (Taschen Basic Genre)
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ISBN10: 
3822856207
ISBN13: 
9783822856208
Pages: 
96
Published: 
December 1st 2008 by Taschen
Rating: 
4.06

Covering early Cubism and Futurism, and Op art and Minimalism, this book encompasses various forms of non-figurative expression. It explores the diverse ways artists from the early 20th century, beginning with Kandinsky, through the 1960s used abstraction to express artistic ideas.

Impressionism (Taschen Basic Genre)

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Cubism (Taschen Basic Genre)

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