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Author Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970, artist.

Title Rothko : the color field paintings / foreword by Christopher Rothko ; essay by Janet Bishop ; picture editor, Jenny Moussa Spring.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2017]
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  759.13 ROT    DUE 11-11-20
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Description 120 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 117).
Summary Mark Rothko's iconic paintings are some of the most profound works of twentieth-century Abstract Expressionism. This collection presents fifty large-scale artworks from the American master's color field period (1949-1970) alongside essays by Rothko's son, Christopher Rothko, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art curator of painting and sculpture Janet Bishop. Featuring illuminating details about Rothko's life, influences, and legacy, and brimming with the emotional power and expressive color of his groundbreaking canvases, this essential volume brings the renowned artist's luminous work to light for both longtime Rothko fans and those discovering his work for the very first time.
Subject Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970 -- Themes, motives.
Color-field painting -- United States -- Themes, motives.
Added Author Rothko, Christopher, writer of foreword.
Spring, Jenny Moussa, editor.
Bishop, Janet C. Slow looking.
ISBN 9781452156590
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