Title A World Remodeled (The Meanings of Modern Art series, Vol. 8)
Book Condition Very Good.
0870704850 / 9780870704857
Seller ID 0922E49LSAQ
Hardcover. Hardcover 1st edition published 1975 by The Museum of Modern Art, New York. No dustjacket, as issued. Light wear to covers: edges and corners rubbed. Text very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. 47 pages; Selected Readings; black-and-white and color photos. Language: English. Cover art: Marc Chagall, 'Forward!'. Volume 8 of the series 'The Meanings of Modern Art'. NOTE: Oversize format ca. 10 x 10.5 inches-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; requires additional international postage. Essay discussing the 'systematic attempt, all over Europe, to reconcile art with society', from 1917 onward: De Stijl, Bauhaus, Russian Constructivism, Suprematist, non-objective art, and art addressing the new metropolis and technology. Artists shown include Piet Mondrian, Kasimir Malevich, Paul Klee, Fernand Leger, Marc Chagall, many others. Keywords: art history, criticism, critic, 20th century, Suprematist, European avant-garde.