Morandi 1890-1964

Description

This volume showcases 116 masterpieces arranged into the four major themes that characterize Giorgio Morandi's work: self portraits, still lifes, landscapes, and flowers. The collection represents all the various expressive techniques used by Morandi over the years, including paint, etching, drawing and watercolor.The volume is the catalog of an outstanding exhibition organized by the Metropolitan Museum in New York and by the Museo d'Arte Moderna in Bologna. The exhibition will be open in New York from September 16 to December 14, 2008 and in Bologna from January 22 to April 12, 2009.The exhibition and the catalog also contain a number of photographs of Morandi's studio and quotes from his admirers, as well as the memorable 1958 interview with Edouard Roditi.

Details

Author(s)
Renato Miracco, Maria Cristina Bandera
Format
Hardback | 368 pages
Dimensions
238 x 280 x 38.1mm | 2,440g
Publication date
30 Sep 2008
Publisher
SKIRA
Publication City/Country
Milan, Italy
Language
English
Illustrations note
Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout
ISBN10
8861307167
ISBN13
9788861307162
Bestsellers rank
152,523