Modern Art 1870-2000. Impressionism to Today
Hans Werner Holzwarth
Hardcover, 14 x 19.5cm, 696 pages
In a constant desire to challenge, innovate, and inspire, one modernist style supplanted the next: Symbolism, Expressionism, Futurism, Dada, abstract art, Realism, Surrealism, Abstract Expressionism, Pop, Minimal and conceptual practice.
This indispensable overview traces the relentless energy of modern art with a year-by-year succession of the groundbreaking artworks that shook standards and broke down boundaries. Introductory essays outline the most significant and influential movements alongside explanatory texts for each major work and its artist.