Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estodio, 2002. color plates, cat., ports., color pict. d.j. on cloth boards. Item #64294
Documents one of the finest collections in Brazil for the high quality, diverse pieces that show the evolution of modernity in Brazilian art in a new light. The cross sections range from "...Gillis Peeters and Aleijadinho, the driving force of the 19th century, the first modern art (Belmiro de Almeida, Castagneto, Visconti), the Modernists (Rego Monteiro, Malfatti, Di, Goeldi, Ismael Neri, Tarsila, Guignard), the so-called "Primitives", Concretism and Neoconcretism, informal abstract arrt, the New Objectivity, and the Experimental Room in the Museum of Modern Art in the 1970s." Written by leading curator and art historian. ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXT.