Cubism in Color The Still Lifes of Juan Gris
ISBN: HB: 9780300254228, Yale University Press, April 2021
176 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 90 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
Juan Gris (1887-1927) was central to the development of Cubism in the early 20th century. Though the writer and art collector Gertrude Stein considered him a "perfect painter," Gris's pivotal role within the movement has often been overshadowed. "Cub...
Renoir The Body, The Senses
ISBN: HB: 9780300243314, Yale University Press, August 2019
320 pp., 33x25.4 cm, 110 colour and black&white illus.
Best known as part of the influential vanguard of Impressionist artists that experimented with new painting techniques in the late 19th century, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was deeply inspired by classical traditions and returned again and agai...
Art and Nature in the Middle Ages
ISBN: PB: 9780300227055, Yale University Press, March 2017
136 pp., 25.4x21.6 cm, 115 colour illus.
This splendidly illustrated book explores the universal and multifaceted theme of nature as manifested in Western European art of the Middle Ages. Fascinating essays consider the concept in the context of medieval philosophy, theology, and poetry. Th...