Vasily Kandinsky

ISBN: 9783791382920

Author: Helmut Friedel    Publisher: Prestel Publishing

This generously illustrated volume displays Vasily Kandinsky’s brilliant use of color, shape, and composition through approximately 250 full-color illustrations. Essays by the world’s leading Kandinsky experts focus on the evolution of his work throughout all periods of his career: his exploration of his Russian roots and his emigration to Munich; his attraction to the Art Nouveau and fauvist movements; the formation of the Blue Rider group; the influence of music on his painting; his years at the Bauhaus; and his late work in Paris. The book’s design allows for a thorough examination of Kandinsky’s most important works in all their extraordinary detail. Accessible, impeccably researched, and wide-ranging, this important volume offers an indispensable overview of the artist’s seminal works and a tribute to the beauty and power of Kandinsky’s vision.

Bind: hardback

Pages: 320

Dimensions: 222 x 320 mm

Publication Date: 30-09-2016

Availability Date: 09-12-2016

Tags: October 2016   Arts & Photography

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