Nothing If Not Critical: Selected Essays on Art and Artists
A.A. Knopf, 1990 - 429 pagina's
More than one hundred essays on the world of art encompassing pieces on artists ranging from Goya to Warhol.
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In his work even God is an Englishman. What other deity could have created
those ripe interfolding fields, that mildly blowing air, that dewy sparkle on the face
of a static world? Constable did to the perception of landscape in paint what
The forms of the Arlesian landscape, its patchwork of fields and tree-lined roads,
were already embedded in his Dutch background — "It reminds one of Holland:
everything is flat, only one thinks rather of the Holland of Ruisdael or Hobbema ...
The idea that landscapes like this are fantasies, mere projections of psychosis on
the mundane, is wrong and does no ... It is true that van Gogh applied the formal
system he preferred to the Provencal landscape: the rapid, shifting notation of ...
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Robert Hughes must be one of the finest users of language at work in the field of art criticism. His comments, whether you agree with them or not, are always a joy to read. Volledige review lezen
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This collection brings together over 90 essays, many of which have already appeared in major journals. Hughes considers the Masters, 19th-century art and artists, the Modernist spirit, American and ... Volledige review lezen
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