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Peter Greenaway Museums and Moving Images
ISBN: PB: 9781861890054, Reaktion Books, October 1997
244 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 100 illus.
In all his films, Peter Greenaway shows obsessive attention to detail, exaggerating the archaic and fabricating his plots out of an artificial realm of caricature and pastiche. This book examines his vision from a number of perspectives and traces a...
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Painting the Soul Icons, Death Masks and Shrouds
ISBN: PB: 9781861890016, Reaktion Books, April 1997
248 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 77 illus.
Icons are among the most elusive subjects in the history of art, but at the same time their study constitutes possibly its fastest expanding field, and with the opening-up of the former Soviet Union many new objects are being discovered, studied and...
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Zen in the Fifties Interaction in Art between East and West
ISBN: PB: 9789040098925, Reaktion Books, March 1997
256 pp., 24x17 cm, 100 illus.
Throughout Western history, interest in the Far East has moved in waves, in ever-changing patterns. "Zen in the Fifties" looks at the influence of the East, and of Zen Buddhism in particular, on a number of recent Western artists. Interest in Zen g...
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