Title: Modern German Art for Paris, Prague, and London
ISBN Number: 0472113704 / 9780472113705
Seller ID: 50646
HOLZ, KEITH. Modern German Art for Paris, Prague, and London, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2004. Quarto, first edition, pp. xvii, 359, black cloth boards with red lettering on spine, 6 color plates, numerous black-and-white illustration. Subtitled "Resistance & Acquiescence in a Democratic Public Sphere," this is a study of exiled artists' associations in Paris, Prague and London, and their attempts to educate the world about the Nazi regime. Artists covered include Oskar Kokoschka, Max Ernst, John Heartfield, Otto Freundlich, Josef Breitenbach. Scarce. Condition of this book: Dust jacket shows moderate wear, no tears with a few chips. Spine slanted a bit, leaves clean and tight.