On Abstract Art

By: Briony Fer

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Book Condition: Fine


Hardcover in cloth covered boards, top corners of boards slightly bumped but otherwise Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 194, colour and b&w illustrations throughout, notes, index. An exploration of ways to think about abstract art and the problems of interpretation it raises. The author speculates on the language required to describe the effects of key abstract paintings and sculptures and on ways to discuss critical issues when a work of art is without "subject matter".

Title: On Abstract Art

Author Name: Briony Fer

Categories: Art, Antiques & Collectables,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 0300069758

ISBN Number 13: 9780300069754

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 005578