Item #407281 New perspectives on Russian and Soviet artistic culture / edited by John O. Norman. World Congress for Soviet, John O. East European Studies. Norman.

New perspectives on Russian and Soviet artistic culture / edited by John O. Norman

1994. New York : St. Martin's Press. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust-wrapper. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #407281
ISBN: 0312085583

Physical Description; xiv, 158 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. Notes; "Selected papers from the Fourth World Congress for Soviet and East European Studies, Harrogate, 1990." Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents; Eighteenth-century estate design and theatrical illusion / Priscilla Roosevelt. Catherine the Great and the English garden / Anthony G. Cross. Alexander III as a patron of Russian art / John O. Norman. Neo-classical aestheticism in pre-revolutionary Russian architecture / William Craft Brumfield. Vrubel and Klimt, Moscow and Vienna / James M. Curtis. The role of the Moscow Architectural School in the emergence of the Russian avant-garde / Elena Borisovna Ovsiannikova. Remaking folk art : from Russian revival to proletcult / Alison L. Hilton. "From the southern mountains to the northern seas' : painting in the republics in the early Soviet period / Musya Glants. International modernism of Socialist Realism : Soviet architecture in the Eastern Republic / Milka Bliznakov. Perestroika and the Soviet creative unions / Catharine Theimer Nepomnyashchy. Subjects; Arts, Russian Congresses. Arts, Soviet Congresses. Art and state Russia Congresses. Art and state Soviet Union Congresses. Russia. Russian artistic culture. Soviet artistic culture. East European studies. Soviet studies. Arts. Eastern Europe.

Price: €65.00