California Landscapes: Richard Diebenkorn | Wayne ThiebaudA must-have for anyone interested inthese two beloved West Coast artists, best known for their geometricabstractions of the California landscape.
Featuring the pairings of more than 50 paintings, this book shows the connection of these two artists like never before. Richard Diebenkorn and Wayne Thiebaud were close friends; they shared the inspiration of California and experimented with perspective to capture their surroundings.
The book includes important examples from Diebenkorn’s Berkeley series in addition to several works from the artist’s Ocean Park series. Inspired by the environs of the Ocean Park neighborhood inSanta Monica, where he lived at this time, these works from the 1960s arecharacterized by geometric abstractions of subtle line and suffused
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Condition:Brand New (in original shrink-wrap).
Size: 9-5/8 x 12
Scheduled Publication Date: September 4, 2018
188 page hardcover catalogue accompanying the 2018 exhibition on view at Acquavella Galleries.
Book includes essay by poet and art critic John Yau, an interview between WayneThiebaud and Philippe de Montebello, color plates, and an extensive chronology on the artists' intersecting lives and approaches to landscape.