Art Under Stalin

By: Cullerne Bown, Matthew

Price: £20.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Red hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 256pp. Many b/w illustrations. In this book the author provides a fascinating and often provocative analysis of the art of the Stalin era, from 1932 to 1953, as well as a discussion of the years before and after. He details the political and social framework of the time, and provides a complete expose of Stalinist aesthetics: social realism in art and neo-classicism in architecture; the Cult of the Personality; art world debates; isolationism.

Title: Art Under Stalin

Author Name: Cullerne Bown, Matthew

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1991

ISBN Number: 0714826065

ISBN Number 13: 9780714826066

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006293

Keywords: socialist realism. Cold War,