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The Landscape Vision of Paul Nash : Essays in Art & Culture - Roger Cardinal

The Landscape Vision of Paul Nash

Essays in Art & Culture

Paperback Published: 15th November 2016
ISBN: 9780948462023
Number Of Pages: 136

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Paul Nash (1889-1946) has long been admired as one of the outstanding English landscape painters of the twentieth century. He has a deep affinity for sites in southern England, including the rolling downland near Swanage, the gaunt coastline at Dymchurch, the enigmatic stone circles at Avebury, and the twin hills in Oxfordshire known as the Wittenham Clumps, which became the focal symbol of his art.
            In this book, Roger Cardinal surveys the full range of Nash’s work, from the ravaged Flanders landscapes of World War I to the spectacular aerial battles of World War II and on to the meditative late oils, his final masterpieces. Movingly written and beautifully illustrated, it offers a definitive account of the painter and a lovely addition to the bookshelves of any art lover.

'A devotedly researched record of Nash's life and work, well-written, well-illustrated and well-produced' - House and Garden 'Cogent and concentrated' - The Burlington Magazine 'His sensitive analysis ... is a valuable addition to the Nash literature' - Art Monthly

ISBN: 9780948462023
ISBN-10: 0948462027
Series: Essays in Art & Culture
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 136
Published: 15th November 2016
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6  x 1.02
Weight (kg): 0.18