São Paulo: Editora da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005. b/w and color plates, port. frontis., ports., facs., cat., bio/chron., ind., bibl., b/w pict. d.j. Item #78881
REVISED AND AUGMENTED Second edition covers the art production along with biographic facts of master painter Flexor (b. Brussels 1907, immigrated to Brazil in 1948, -d. 1971) his initial studies, his life in Europe, his evolution from subjective figurative art to abstract-geometric constructions, his career as painter in Brazil and his contributions to abstract art in the Brazil. The book is richly illustrated and is a basic reference in understanding the historical process of the introduction of abstract art in Brazil.