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Abstract Expressionism

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Abstract Expressionism emerged in New York in the years immediately following the Second World War and quickly became one of the most powerful and influential movements in the history of modern art.  Building on developments in European avant-garde art of the preceding decades, a wave of artists such as Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock, Barnett Newman and Clyfford Still ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published November 7th 2011 by Phaidon Press (first published September 29th 2010)
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This book has three sections: an fairly thorough overview by the editor, lots of color plates of the artists' works from different periods of the 20th century, and writings by the artists about their work. A good combination.
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