|Flam, Jack. Matisse in the Cone Collection: The Poetics of Vision. Baltimore Museum of Art, 2001. ISBN: 0912298731. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30531) $14.00
Beautifully illustrated. Published on the occasion of the reopening of The Cone Collection, April 22, 2001. This was the first scholarly exploration of this exceptional group of works, all donated to the Baltimore Museum of Art in 1950. 120p. French flaps. Measures 9×10 inches.
|Fisher, Peter. In the Power of Painting: Warhol, Polke, Richter, Twombly, Marden, Bleckner. Scalo Verlag, 2000. ISBN: 3908247276. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30529) $20.00
A selection from the Daros Collection. Traces how six seminal postwar artists-Andy Warhol, Sigmar Polke, Gerhard Richter, Cy Twombly, Brice Marden, and Ross Bleckner-developed their signature approach to painting in response to the art form’s perceived crisis.
Color and black/white plates. Text in English and German. 144p. Measures 8.75 x 11 inches.
|Paret, Peter. Imagined Battles: Reflections of War in European Art. The University of North Carolina Press, 1997. ISBN: 9780807823569. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30253) $15.00
Beautifully illustrated, primarily in black and white. Peter Paret discusses forty-seven paintings and prints as complex documents of war in Europe since the Renaissance and as examples of the artist’s use of war as a metaphor for the human condition. The images include works by such major artists as Uccello, Gericault, and Dix as well as academic history paintings and popular prints. 128p. Index.