Franz Kline 1910-1962
Christov-Bakargiev, Carolyn et al.
Price: 270.00 USD
Skira, 2004. Black boards with black illustrated dustjacket. 424 pp. Profusely illustrated in color and bw, with many large glossy plates. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at the Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea in Rivoli-Turin, from October 2004 to January, 2005. Text is in English. Includes contributions by Dore Ashton, David Anfam, Allan Stone, as well as the transcripts or excerpts of Klines conversations with Ivan C. Karp, Selden Rodman, Thomas B. HessFrank O'Hara, Katherine Kuh and David Sylvester. After the list of works in the exhibition and the illustrations, there is a Chronology and Anthology, as well as a selective Bibliographjy. A massive tome on this artist, putting forth a survey of the entire career of this American artist with over 70 works included in the exhibition, representing his paintings, drawings, sketches, as well as some documentary material. VG / G (Ex-gallery lib., small label at spine of dj., pencil markings and ink stamp at title page; Moderate wear and scuffing to dj.).