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Author Weiss, Jeffrey (Jeffrey S.)

Title Mark Rothko / by Jeffrey Weiss ; with contributions by John Gage ... [and others]
Published New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 1998

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 MELB  759.13 Wei/Mro 1998  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description 374 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portrait ; 32 cm
Contents Foreword / Earl A. Powell, III -- Preface / Jeffrey Weiss -- Acknowledgments / Jeffrey Weiss -- Rothko: Color as Subject / John Gage -- Rothko's Dark Paintings: Tragedy and Void / Barbara Novak and Brian O'Doherty -- Material and Immaterial Surface: The Paintings of Rothko / Carol Mancusi-Ungaro -- Rothko's Unknown Space / Jeffrey Weiss -- Chronology / Jessica Stewart -- Interviews: Ellsworth Kelly, Brice Marden, Gerhard Richter, Robert Ryman, and George Segal / Mark Rosenthal and Jeffrey Weiss
Summary Catalogue of a retrospective exhibition of 115 paintings on canvas and on paper from virtually every period of the artist's career. Contains four essays on color, darkness, surface and space in Rothko's work by John Gage, Barbara Novak and Brian O'Doherty, Carol Mancusi-Ungaro, and Jeffrey Weiss. There is also a chronology by Jessica Stewart and interviews on Rothko's legacy between Jeffrey Weiss and Mark Rosenthal and five artists: Ellsworth Kelly, Brice Marden, Gerhard Richter, Robert Ryman and George Segal
Notes At foot of title: National Gallery of Art, Washington
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 3 May-16 Aug. 1998, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 10 Sept.-29 Nov. 1998, Musee d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, Winter 1998-1999
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Credits "Exhibition sponsored by MOBIL"--Title page verso
At foot of title: National Gallery of Art, Washington
Subject Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970 -- Exhibitions.
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970 -- Exhibitions.
Painting, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Painting, American -- 20th century -- Ehibitions
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Gage, John, 1938-2012.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
LC no. 97051532
ISBN 0300075057 (cased)
0894682296 (paperback)