Jon Whiteley, 18 March 1982
Show More The Meanings of Modern Art by John Russell.
Thames and Hudson, 429 pp., £18, October 1981, 0 500 27248 4Show More
The Oxford Companion to 20th-Century Art edited by Harold Osborne.
Oxford, 656 pp., £19.50, November 1981, 0 19 866119 3Show More
Abstract Expressionism: The Formative Years by Robert Hobbs and Gail Levin.
Cornell, 137 pp., £17.50, November 1981, 0 8014 1365 6Show More
“... vision in accounting for their fuzziness, his freshness of approach (shared with his collaborator Gail Levin), and the new material gathered at first hand from survivors, make this book an essential preface to the classic histories of New York abstraction by Thomas B. Hess, Irvine Sandler and Harold Rosenberg. The original texts from which John ...”