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Barnett Newman: A Catalogue Raisonné

Shiff, Richard; Carol C. Mancusi-Ungaro; Heidi Colsman-Freyberger

Published by Yale University Press, New Haven, 2004
Condition: g+ to fine Hardcover
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Folio. x, 653 (1)pp. Original dustjacket over red cloth with blue lettering on spine. Yellow endpapers. Frontispiece photograph. Newman's art assembled in this catalogue is presented by a most competent crew of experts starting with distinguished art historian Richard Shiff, who holds the Effie Marie Cain Regents Chair in Art at the University of Texas, Carol C. Mancusi-Ungaro, director of Conservation at the Whitney Museum, and Heidi Colsman-Freyberger, a noted researcher and bibliographer. Known as one of the major figures in abstract expressionism, particularly among the color field painters, Newman "attempts to create an abstract art as a moral reaction to the horrors of World War II" (Shiff). Profusely illustrated with full page color photographs by Bruce White including detailed information on medium, provenance, exhibition history, and bibliographical data for each work of art provided by Heidi Colsman-Freyberger. In addition the catalogue contains numerous in-text color and b/w photographs of artwork by other artists relevant to the understanding of Newman's place in art and art history. DJ with light scuffing at back cover and rubbed. DJ in overall good+, binding and interior in fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 37780

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Title: Barnett Newman: A Catalogue RaisonnÚ

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: g+ to fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First edition.

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