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Product Description: Gauguin: Metamorphoses explores the remarkable relationship between Paul Gauguin’s rare and extraordinary prints and transfer drawings, and his better-known paintings and sculptures in wood and ceramic. Created in several discrete bursts of activity from 1889 until his death in 1903, these remarkable works on paper reflect Gauguin’s experiments with a range of media, from radically "primitive" woodcuts that extend from the sculptural gouging of his carved wood reliefs, to jewel-like watercolor monotypes and large mysterious transfer drawings...read more

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9780870709050 | Museum of Modern Art, March 31, 2014, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Gauguin: Metamorphoses explores the remarkable relationship between Paul Gauguin’s rare and extraordinary prints and transfer drawings, and his better-known paintings and sculptures in wood and ceramic.

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Product Description: The artists associated with German Expressionism in the early decades of the twentieth century took up printmaking with a dedication and fervor virtually unparalleled in the history of the genre. The woodcut, with its coarse gouges and jagged lines, is the preeminent Expressionist medium, but the movement also revolutionized etching and lithography, to alternately vibrant and stark effect...read more

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9780870707957 | Museum of Modern Art, May 31, 2011, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The artists associated with German Expressionism in the early decades of the twentieth century took up printmaking with a dedication and fervor virtually unparalleled in the history of the genre.

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Product Description: One of the foremost figurative artists working today, Lucian Freud has redefined portraiture and the nude through his unblinking scrutiny of the human form. Although he is best known as a painter, etching is integral to his practice...read more

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9780870707063 | Museum of Modern Art, December 1, 2007, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: One of the foremost figurative artists working today, Lucian Freud has redefined portraiture and the nude through his unblinking scrutiny of the human form.

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Product Description: Caught between description and dream, the felt and the imagined, French artist Odilon Redon, whose career bridged the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, transformed the natural world into nightmarish visions and bizarre fantasies...read more

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9780870707025 | Museum of Modern Art, January 1, 2006, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Caught between description and dream, the felt and the imagined, French artist Odilon Redon, whose career bridged the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, transformed the natural world into nightmarish visions and bizarre fantasies.

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Product Description: The creativity of the most celebrated artists of the modern period has been enriched and expanded by their work in the print medium. Exploiting the potential of such techniques as woodcut, lithography, etching and screenprint, as well as other processes, these artists have added immeasurably to their expressive vocabularies...read more
By Starr Figura (contributor), Judith Hecker (contributor), Raimond Livasgani (contributor), Glenn D. Lowry (foreword by), Harper Montgomery (contributor) and Deborah Wye

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9780870701252 | Museum of Modern Art, April 1, 2004, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The creativity of the most celebrated artists of the modern period has been enriched and expanded by their work in the print medium.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2002 American Association of Museums Publications Design Competition. Catalog for (September 22-December 9, 2001 exhibition. 105pp. 60 color plates.

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9780941680226 | Mary & Leigh Block Gallery, September 1, 2001, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Winner of the 2002 American Association of Museums Publications Design Competition.

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Product Description: One hundred works of modern art are presented here in five sections: Faces, Gestures, Postures, Pairs, and Groups. Works from 1880 to 1920 are contrasted with more recent examples to crate an eclectic and provocative examination of figurative art.

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9780810962057 | Harry N Abrams Inc, January 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: One hundred works of modern art are presented here in five sections: Faces, Gestures, Postures, Pairs, and Groups.

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