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Post-Mondrian abstraction in America

Post-Mondrian abstraction in America

[exhibition] March 31 to May 13, 1973, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois

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Published by The Museum in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Abstract -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[Foreword by Stephen S. Prokopoff ; catalog essay by Robert Pincus-Witten].
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsProkopoff, Stephen S., Pincus-Witten, Robert., Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22961015M

    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Art historians Kermit Swiler Champa and Nancy J. Troy explain Piet Mondrian’s philosophy, his transition from realism into abstraction, and his creation of the style of painting called Neoplasticism. How New York made Mondrian truly Modern its admiration for abstraction, its typically American optimism—and felt it was the most perfect manifestation of the “New Life”, as he called.

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