By Andy Tuohy,Christopher Masters
A so much amazing, design-led reference e-book, A to Z nice glossy Artists positive aspects artist and picture clothier Andy Tuohy's photos of fifty two key smooth artists, rendered in every one artist's personal attribute type - together with Aleksandr Rodchenko in his constructivist poster kind, Andy Warhol as a vintage repeat print, and Barbara Hepworth illustrated to resemble one among her precise bronze and rod sculptures.
With specialist textual content via paintings historian Christopher Masters, each one artist's access encompasses a precis of the basic stuff you want to know in regards to the artist; their biographical information, why they are so major, the place you'll find their works at the present time, and a stunning truth approximately them plus reproductions of key works.
Whether you are already an artwork specialist, or trying to find a precious cheat to navigating round a gallery, you will love this attractive and clever consultant to international artists of the fashionable age.
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