Beautifully illustrated in color and black-and-white. 128p. Measures 9.75×11.5 inches.
A rich study exploring the connections, creative processes, and themes shared by two artists. Argues that Munch’s work was one of the catalysts for the sea change that occurred in Johns’s art of the early 1980s. Describes how and when Johns (b. 1930) began to explore Munch’s (1863-1944) imagery and ideas. Also takes a comprehensive view of each artist’s career.