TITLE

Some Thoughts on the Condition of Soviet Art History

AUTHOR(S)
Bowlt, John E.
PUB. DATE
December 1989
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec89, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p542
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the crisis in Soviet art and art criticism in relation to modern art. Confrontation between the history of modern Russian art and art criticism; Lack of adequate understanding of critical response to Russian Symbolism, the avant-garde and the Socialist Realism; Description of the movement of art criticism and appreciation in the 1930s and 1940s; Features of the contemporary Soviet art and criticism.
ACCESSION #
5314408

 

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