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Description - Wassily Kandinsky Masterpieces of Art by Michael Kerrigan

Beginning with a fresh and thoughtful introduction to Kandinsky's life and art, Kandinsky Masterpieces of Art goes on to showcase his key works spanning early paintings inspired by Russian folk art and fairy tales to later works characterised by contrasting colours and striking geometric shapes. Part of a new series of beautiful gift art books this book focuses on Wassily Kandinsky, a renowned Russian-born painter, wood-engraver and lithographer who is often regarded as one of the earliest pioneers of abstract art. Beginning with a fresh and thoughtful introduction to Kandinsky's life and art, Wassily Kandinsky Masterpieces of Art goes on to showcase his key works in all their glory; spanning his early paintings inspired by Russian folk art and fairy tales to his later works characterised by contrasting colours and striking geometric shapes. SELLING POINTS: The most famous and popular artworks from key artists and movements. Accessible and succinct text, with captions. Full-page reproductions on high-quality paper. Ideal compact hardback gift format.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781783612154
ISBN-10: 1783612150
Format: Hardback
(231mm x 203mm x 20mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: Flame Tree Publishing
Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2015
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Michael Kerrigan

Michael Kerrigan is author of Asian Art and Modern Art from the 'World's Greatest Art' series, and co-author of The Architecture Style Spotter's Guide along with a great many other books and articles on art, culture and history. He lives in Edinburgh, where he writes regularly for the Scotsman newspaper and is a book reviewer for The Times Literary Supplement and the Guardian.

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