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This richly illustrated volume explores mystical themes in European, Scandinavian, and North American landscape paintings from the late 1800s to the early 1900s. This book features works by Emily Carr, Marc Chagall, Arthur Dove, Paul Gauguin, Lawren Harris, Wassily Kandinsky, Gustav Klimt, Piet Mondrian, Claude Monet, Edvard Munch, Georgia O Keeffe, Vincent van Gogh and JaThis richly illustrated volume explores mystical themes in European, Scandinavian, and North American landscape paintings from the late 1800s to the early 1900s. This book features works by Emily Carr, Marc Chagall, Arthur Dove, Paul Gauguin, Lawren Harris, Wassily Kandinsky, Gustav Klimt, Piet Mondrian, Claude Monet, Edvard Munch, Georgia O Keeffe, Vincent van Gogh and James McNeill Whistler, among others. Common to their work is the expression of the spiritual crisis that arose in society and the arts in reaction to the disillusionments of the modern age, and against the malaise that resulted in the Great War. Many artists turned their backs on institutional religion, searching for truth in universal spiritual philosophies. This book includes essays investigating mystical landscape genres and their migration from Scandinavia to North America, with a focus upon the Group of Seven and their Canadian and American counterparts. Accompanying an exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Musee d Orsay, this book offers a penetrating look at the Symbolist influence on the landscape genre....

Title : Mystical Landscapes: From Vincent Van Gogh to Emily Carr
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ISBN : 9783791356006
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 356 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Mystical Landscapes: From Vincent Van Gogh to Emily Carr Reviews

  • Emilia
    2018-12-28 14:11

    cool book on artists and mystical stuff

  • Margaryta
    2019-01-02 14:18

    A beautiful and informative catalogue that is a perfect supplement to the exhibit of the same name at the Art Gallery of Ontario. It's great both as leisurely reading as well as a source of information and ideas for art history papers.