Item description for Fernando De Szyszlo by Dore Ashton...
One of the most important influences in post-war Latin American art, Fernando de Szyszlo's oeuvre has drawn from the mythical legacy of pre-Columbian cultures without forsaking the abstract language of the historical avant-garde. This monograph includes an extensive essay and presents a comprehensive survey of the artist's entire career.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 9.75" Height: 11.25" Weight: 4.5 lbs.
Release Date Mar 2, 2004
ISBN 8434310147 ISBN13 9788434310148
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More About Dore Ashton
Dore Ashton is a writer, professor and critic of modern and contemporary art. She is the author or editor of more than thirty books on art, including Noguchi East and West, About Rothko, American Art Since 1945, The New York School: A Cultural Reckoning, and Picasso On Art. Ashton has also contributed to many publications including Art Digest and worked as an art critic at the New York Times. Ashton was one of the New York art critics who championed the New York School, whose members also included Harold Rosenberg and Barbara Rose.
Ashton is a professor of art history at the Cooper Union in New York and a senior critic in painting and printmaking at Yale.She received an MA from Harvard University.