PUBLISHER
Dominique Lévy

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Hardcover, 10 x 12.5 in. / 120 pgs / 40 color / 23 duotone.

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Catalog: FALL 2016 p. 103   

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ISBN 9781944379001 TRADE
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DOMINIQUE LéVY

Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic

Text by David Anfam, Barbara Guest, Federico García Lorca, Harold Rosenberg, John Yau.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic.'Robert Motherwell (1915–91) came to abstraction not through painting, but through philosophy, poetry and art history. While studying at Stanford, he was introduced to modernism and symbolism; Mallarmé’s dictum, “To paint, not the thing, but the effect it provides,” would prove essential in Motherwell’s work. Elegy to the Spanish Republic is perhaps the most literal example of this influence. Begun in 1948, the series, comprising some 150 canvases, was the artist’s “funeral song for something once cared about” in abstract pictorial form.
Exploring the inextricable links between poetry, politics, writing and painting revealed in the history of the series, this volume includes Harold Rosenberg’s “A Bird for Every Bird,” Federico García Lorca’s “Llanto por Ignacio Sánchez Mejías,” notes and writings by Motherwell on the Spanish Civil War, scholarly essays and rare archival material.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic.'

Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic

STATUS: Out of stock indefinitely.

ROBERT MOTHERWELL MONOGRAPHS + ARTIST'S BOOKS

Motherwell

MOTHERWELL

By Jack Flam, Katy Rogers, Tim Clifford.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857226736
USD $70.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 4/5/2016
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Robert Motherwell: Elegy to the Spanish Republic

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: ELEGY TO THE SPANISH REPUBLIC

Text by David Anfam, Barbara Guest, Federico García Lorca, Harold Rosenberg, John Yau.

DOMINIQUE LéVY

ISBN: 9781944379001
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5 UK £ 50

Pub Date: 7/26/2016
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Robert Motherwell: In the Studio

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: IN THE STUDIO

By John E. Scofield.

BERNARD JACOBSON GALLERY

ISBN: 9781872784564
USD $15.00
| CAN $21.5 UK £ 13.5

Pub Date: 3/22/2016
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Robert Motherwell: The Making of an American Giant

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: THE MAKING OF AN AMERICAN GIANT

By Bernard Jacobson.

21 PUBLISHING LTD

ISBN: 9781901785159
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 10/27/2015
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Robert Motherwell: Works on Paper

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: WORKS ON PAPER

Text by Sam Cornish.

BERNARD JACOBSON GALLERY

ISBN: 9781872784496
USD $16.95
| CAN $24 UK £ 14.99

Pub Date: 8/31/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Robert Motherwell: Collage

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: COLLAGE

Text by Mel Gooding.

BERNARD JACOBSON GALLERY

ISBN: 9781872784533
USD $16.95
| CAN $24 UK £ 14.99

Pub Date: 7/31/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Robert Motherwell: Early Collages

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: EARLY COLLAGES

Text by Susan Davidson, Megan Fontanella, Brandon Taylor, Jeffrey Warda.

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780892074976
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 10/31/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Robert Motherwell: Open

ROBERT MOTHERWELL: OPEN

Text by Matthew Collings, Mel Gooding, Robert Hobbs, Donald Kuspit, Robert S. Mattison, Saul Ostrow, John Yau.

21 PUBLISHING LTD

ISBN: 9781901785128
USD $65.00
| CAN $75

Pub Date: 4/30/2010
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