Acknowledged author Jonathan Fineberg wrote Art Since 1940 (3rd Edition) comprising 560 pages back in 2010. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0131934791 and 9780131934795. Since then Art Since 1940 (3rd Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $52.05 or rent at the marketplace.
This comprehensive and authoritative book illustrates art from the 1940's and stresses the individuality of the artists in relation to their political, social, and cultural contexts. The book focuses on the meaning of the major works and innovations. It features nearly 600 illustrations (approximately half in color) representing art since 1940, both in Europe and America. It explores the full range of periods, artists, and movements: New York in the Forties; Calder, Hofmann, Gorky, Motherwell, De Kooning; Existentialism (Pollock, Newman, Rothko, David Smith); The New European Masters of the Late Forties (Dubuffet, Giacometti, Bacon), plus so much more. For anyone interested in Postwar Art.