Chipp, Herschel Browning,

Theories of modern art : a source book by artists and critics / Herschel B. Chipp , contributions by Peter Selz and Joshua C. Taylor. - Berkeley : University of California Press, 1968. - xv, 664 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm. - California studies in the history of art ; 11 . - California studies in the history of art ; 11 .

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 627-651. Includes index.

GENERAL INTRODUCTION --- I. POST-IMPRESSIONISM: Individual Paths to Construction and Expression. 1. Introduction: The Letters of Cézanne -- 2. Paul Cézanne: Excerpts from the Letters -- 3. Introduction: The Lettters of van Gogh -- 4. Vincent van Gogh: Excerpts from the Letters --- II. SYMBOLISM AND OTHER SUBJECTIVIST TENDENCIES: Form and the Evocation of Feeling. 5. Introduction: Gauguin and Other Subjectivists -- 6. Paul Gauguin: Synthetist Theories -- 7. Gauguin: On His Paintings -- 8. Gauguin: On Primitivism -- 9. Symbolist Theories --- III. FAUVISM AND EXPRESSIONISM: The Creative Intuition. 10. Introduction by Peter Selz -- 11. Fauvism -- 12. Expressionism --- IV. CUBISM: Form as Expresssion. 13. Introduction --- V. FUTURISM: Dynamism as the Expression of the Modern World. 14. Introductoin by Joshua C. Taylor --- VI. NEOPLASTICISM AND CONSTRUCTIVISM: Abstract and Nonobjective Art. 15. Introduction --- VII. DADA, SURREALISM, AND SCUOLA METAFISICA: The Irrational and the Dream. 16. Introduction: Dada and Surrealsism -- 17. Dada -- 18. Surrealism -- 19. Introduction: Scuola Metafisica by Joshua C. Taylor --- VIII. ART AND POLITICS: The Artist and the Social Order. 20. Introduction by Peter Selz --- IX. CONTEMPORARY ART: The Autonomy of the Work of Art. 21. Introduction: The Americans -- 22. Introduction: The Europeans --- APPENDIX.

"A rich feast of letters, manifestos, reviews, interviews, and other writings relating to the study of modern art, carefully searched and methodically seleced." - Library Journal.

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