Artists and Prints by Deborah Wye
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Artists and Prints
By Deborah Wye

Artists and Prints

Masterworks from the Museum of Modern Art

By (author) See other recent books by Deborah Wye See other recent books by Starr Figura
Contributions by Chris Zichello See other recent books by Chris Zichello
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $64.00
Your Price: $57.60 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.40! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.88 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Artists and Prints by Deborah Wye

Book Description

This volume examines the many ways in which a wide variety of artists from the late 19th century to 2003 have made use of printmaking. Including over 200 illustrations, it is organized as an unfolding historical narrative with a focus on individual artists, each with a succinct text describing his or her relationship to printmaking. All the works reproduced are from the Museum of Modern Art's collection of prints. From explorations of the symbolic potential of woodcut by Paul Gauguin and Edvard Munch, to depictions of Parisian cabaret dancers in lithographed posters by Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, the book presents the early period of modern as a rich chapter in the history of the print medium. Developments unfold through the work of the German Expressionists, of Picasso and Miro, of Jasper Johns and Andy Warhol, up to the current generation of artists including Terry Winters and Kiki Smith.

Buy Artists and Prints book by Deborah Wye from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780870701252
ISBN-10: 0870701258
Format: Hardback
(279mm x 240mm x 32mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Museum of Modern Art
Publisher: Museum of Modern Art
Publish Date: 17-May-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Deborah Wye

Picasso Portfolio by Deborah Wye Picasso Portfolio, Hardback (March 2010)

Printmaking was fundamental to Pablo Picasso's artistic vision. Over his career, he made well over 2,000 printed images, focusing on the intaglio techniques of etching, engraving, drypoint and aquatint, lithography and linoleum cut. This book explores Picasso's creative process in printmaking from the early years of the 20th century onwards.

Kirchner and the Berlin Street by Deborah Wye Kirchner and the Berlin Street, Hardback (August 2008)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner's remarkable series of paintings known as the "Berlin Street Scenes" is a highpoint of the artist's work and a milestone of German Expressionism, widely seen as a metaphor for modernity itself through their depiction of life in a major metropolis. This volume examines the creative process undertaken by the artist.

» View all books by Deborah Wye

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Artists and Prints book by Deborah Wye and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Deborah Wye close
Picasso Portfolio by Deborah Wye
Kirchner and the Berlin Street by Deborah Wye
»
Recent books by Starr Figura close
Gauguin by Starr Figura
German Expressionism by Starr Figura
Artists and Prints by Starr Figura
»
Recent books by Chris Zichello close
Artists and Prints by Chris Zichello
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close