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Modern Mexican Painters (Dover Books on Art, Art History)

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Definitive introduction to the art and artists of Mexico during great artistic movements of the 20s and 30s. In-depth discussion of major figures—Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros — as well as 40 other artists: Galvan, Cantú, Meza, more. Fascinating insights, political and social movements, historical context, etc. 95 illustrations.

Synopsis:

Definitive introduction to art and artists of Mexico during great artistic movements of the '20s and '30s. Discussion of Rivera, Orozco, Siqueiros, Galvan, Cantú, Meza, many others. History, tradition, social movements, etc. 95 illustrations.

Table of Contents

Preface

I. "Dr. Atl, the Saint John Baptist of Mexican Art"

II. The First Frescoes

III. Diego Rivera

IV. José Clemente Orozco

V. Siqueiros and the Younger Muralists

VI. A Skipable Chapter on What to Look for in Pictures

VII. Neoclassicism

VIII. Mexicanism

IX. "Abstraction, Somnambulism and Surrealism"

X. The Print-Making Artists

Epilogue

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486260280
Author:
Helm, Ray
Author:
Helm, Mackinley
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Fine Arts
Subject:
Criticism - Other specific cultures
Subject:
Painters
Subject:
Painting, modern
Subject:
Painting, mexican
Subject:
Social realism
Subject:
Painters -- Mexico.
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Fine Art, History of Art
Series Volume:
v. 20, no. 25
Publication Date:
19890531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.5 in 1.39 lb

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Definitive introduction to art and artists of Mexico during great artistic movements of the '20s and '30s. Discussion of Rivera, Orozco, Siqueiros, Galvan, Cantú, Meza, many others. History, tradition, social movements, etc. 95 illustrations.

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