Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 September 2004

328 Pages | 100 Illustrations, black & white, 20 Illustrations, colour

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780719050046

Bookseller Code (06)


Cubism and its histories

David Cottington

Published by Manchester University Press

Critical Perspectives in Art History MUP

  • Provides a narrative of the beginnings, consolidation and dissemination of the most influential artistic movement that emerged in the twentieth century
  • Looks at what the style and the movement signified at the time of its emergence
  • Discusses the principal writings, from the likes of Apollinaire to Rosalind Krauss, through which cubism's significance for modernism has been established
  • An essential work for all students and teachers of modern art history by a leading historian on cubism

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