!!> Reading ➽ Picasso - Guernica ➶ Author Scala Publishers – Loanexpress.us

Picasso - Guernica In January 1937, The Spanish Rebublican Government Asked Picasso To Paint A Mural For The Spanish Pavilion At The Exposition Universelle In Paris At First Unsure Of How To Tackle A Task Of Such Importance, Picasso Was Spurred Into Action By News Reports Of The Horrific Aerial Bombardment Of The Basque Town Of Guernica, Victim Of The Civil War He Worked Intensively, Producing Than Fifty Studies And Making Extensive Revisions To The Vast Canvas Which Was Installed In Paris In Mid June Redolent With Political Allusions, Reportage And Historical References, The Painting Has Attracted Debate And Analysis Ever Since Its Completion Scala S 4 Fold Format Is Ideal For Exploring This Fascinating Painting Divided Into Thematic Sections, It Takes The Reader Through Each Aspect Of The Painting, Showing Preliminary Sketches, Repeated Themes In Picasso S Work And Dramatic Aerial Shots Of The Bombing Of Guernica, Culminating In A Splendid Horizontal Fold Out Of The Entire Painting The Series Scala Are Pr

!!> Reading ➽ Picasso - Guernica  ➶ Author Scala Publishers – Loanexpress.us
  • Hardcover
  • 8 pages
  • Picasso - Guernica
  • Scala Publishers
  • English
  • 05 April 2017
  • 1857592921

    10 thoughts on “!!> Reading ➽ Picasso - Guernica ➶ Author Scala Publishers – Loanexpress.us


  1. says:

    An Exercise in CompactionThis compact book between the sizes of a CD and a DVD case is an equally compact introduction to the story of Picasso s mural, Guernica.It s divided into ten sections 1 Introduction2 Picasso and the 1937 Paris World s Fair3 The Bombing of Guernica4 Women s Heads5 Mother and Child6 Horses, Bulls and the Minotaur7 Franco and the Fallen Warrior8 Compositional Studies9 Guernica The Finished Work10 The Story of Guernica after 1937.Given the compact size of the An Exercise in CompactionThis compact book between the sizes of a CD and a DVD case is an equally compact introduction to the story of Picasso s mural, Guernica.It s divided into ten sections 1 Introduction2 Picasso and the 1937 Paris World s Fair3 The Bombing of Guernica4 Women s Heads5 Mother and Child6 Horses, Bulls and the Minotaur7 Franco and the Fallen Warrior8 Compositional Studies9 Guernica The Finished Work10 The Story of Guernica after 1937.Given the compact size of the book, there are only a few hundred words in each section This is not an in depth analysis.FormatThe book consists of about eight leaves, each of which unfolds either horizontally or vertically or both.This allows scope for not just pictures of the finished work, but of many sketches, details and schematics.As a result, you get a good summary of the process Picasso adopted to paint the work.I bought the book at the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sof a in Madrid as a souvenir of a visit to the ...


  2. says:

    Um pequeno livro, com p ginas desdobr veis, sobre o painel que Picasso executou para o pavilh o da Rep blica Espanhola da Expo de Paris 1937 , e que pouco interesse despertou a quem , por essa altura, teve a oportunidade de o contemplar Cont m estudos pr vios rea...


  3. says:

    This is a mini book with fold out pages If you are looking for background information on Picasso or the bombing of Guernica, you will have to look elsewhere But, this mini book does zero in on certain sections and figures in the painting and discusses the symbolism of that sp...

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