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History & Criticism
  • Author:
    Norbert Lynton,Robin Gibson
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    1855142899
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Painting the Century: 101 Portrait Masterpieces 1900–2000 was an international exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery in London in 2000–2001 that exhibited a painting representing each year of the 20th century

Painting the Century: 101 Portrait Masterpieces 1900–2000 was an international exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery in London in 2000–2001 that exhibited a painting representing each year of the 20th century. A book of the same name was published by the National Portrait Gallery by Robin Gibson with an introduction by Professor Norbert Lynton that illustrates all works exhibited.

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Gibson, chief curator of the National Portrait Gallery, devised the exhibit, and the accompanying book begins with his explanation of the . One painting for every year of the century. Lots of paintings that I'd never seen before. Writing was interesting too.

Gibson, chief curator of the National Portrait Gallery, devised the exhibit, and the accompanying book begins with his explanation of the concept, followed by an informative essay by Norbert Lynton (emeritus, art history, Univ. of Sussex) titled "Portraits from a Pluralist Century. A year-by-year table of historic and cultural events prefaces each decade. Well-known and more obscure artists and subjects are represented in both conventional and avant-garde portraiture, and each well-produced image is accompanied by stories of both the artist and the subject.

National Portrait Gallery by Robin Gibson with an introduction by Professor Norbert Lynton that illustrates all works.

Painting the Century: 101 Portrait Masterpieces 1900–2000 was an international exhibition held at the National Portrait Gallery in London in 2000–2001 that exhibited a painting representing each year of the 20th century.

Author: Robin Gibson, Norbert Lynton ISBN 10: 1855142899. Publisher: National Portrait Gallery Publications ISBN 13: 9781855142893. Introduction by. Norbert Lynton. Place of Publication. Fine Arts, Art History. Read full description. See details and exclusions. See all 7 pre-owned listings.

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Introduction by. Norbert Lynton is Emeritus Professor of the History of Art at the University of Sussex. He has taught for many years, but also works as an art critic and exhibition curator

Introduction by. He has taught for many years, but also works as an art critic and exhibition curator. He has written extensively on architecture and modern art, including works on Paul Klee, Ben Nicholson and Victor Pasmore. Robin Gibson is was formerly the Chief Curator at the National Portrait Gallery. His previous publications include books on the photographer Madame Yevonde, the Sitwells and twentieth-century and contemporary portraiture.

Painting the Century. Painting the Century. is the excellent book of a great exhibition of a sort that is unlikely ever to be repeated on this scale. The Times Higher Education

Painting the Century. The Times Higher Education. From Dix, Modigliani and Picasso, to Freud, Bacon and Warhol, Painting the Century celebrates the extraordinary history of the portrait in European and American art of the last one hundred years.

From Boldini, Schiele, Grosz and Picasso to Hockney, Freud and the latest wave of new emerging artists, this book celebrates the turbulent history and extraordinary revolutions in styles and attitudes towards the portrait in European and American art throughout the 20th century. One hundred portraits, including cultural icons and some of the most important works of art from the last century, are here presented chronologically to form an overview of portraiture and the portrait from 1900 to 2000. The text places each work in its cultural and artistic context, and gives biographies for all the artists illustrated.