The Avant-Garde Icon Russian Avant-Garde Art and the Icon Painting Tradition

Spira, Andrew


Publisher: Lund Humphries
Place Published: Hampshire
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 2008
Illustrator: profusely illustrated
Size: 4to

Study of Russian avant-garde art, covering a period from the 1870’s – 1950’s, with focus on the the significant influence of Russian icon painting; Icons and introduction, the romantic associations of icons, the iconic techniques of the avant-garde, imagery/iconography and self-transcendence, icons and propaganga, icons and the destiny of Russia; illustrated throughout in colour and b&w; Very Good tight and clean in Very Good dustwrapper.

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