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Author Mansbach, Steven A., 1950-

Title Standing in the tempest : painters of the Hungarian avant-garde, 1908-1930 / S.A. Mansbach ; with contributions by Richard V. West ... [et al.].

Imprint Santa Barbara, Calif. : Santa Barbara Museum of Art ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.439 MAN    Available
Description 240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, Calif., Mar. 16 - May 11, 1991; Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Mo., Jul. 14 - Sept. 8, 1991; Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, Ill., Jan. 18 - Mar. 1, 1992.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-227) and index.
Contents The avant-garde : marching in the van of progress / Richard V. West -- Hungary : a brief political and cultural history / István Deák -- Revolutionary engagements : the Hungarian avant-garde / S.A. Mansbach -- Color, light, form, and structure : new experiments in Hungarian painting, 1890-1930 / Júlia Szabó -- Hungarian activism and the Russian avant-garde / John E. Bowlt -- The avant-garde in Hungary and Eastern Europe / Krisztina Passuth -- A comparative chronology ; Select bibliography / Oliver A.I. Botar.
Subject Nyolcak (Group of artists)
Aktivisták (Group of artists)
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Hungary -- History -- 20th century.
Art, Hungarian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author West, Richard V.
Santa Barbara Museum of Art.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
Krannert Art Museum.
ISBN 0262132745 (MIT hbk.)
0899510795 (SBMA pbk.)

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