This fully illustrated catalogue features a text by David Anfam, noted scholar of Abstract Expressionism, and an essay by poet and art critic John Yau. The book explores the inextricable links between poetry, politics, writing, and painting that are revealed in the history of the Elegies. It includes Harold Rosenberg’s “A Bird for Every Bird”; Frederico García Lorca’s “Llanto por Ignacio Sánchez Mejías”; notes and writings by Robert Motherwell on the Spanish Civil War and the Elegies; and rare archival material.
Publisher: Dominique Lévy
Texts: David Anfam, Barbara Guest, Federico García Lorca, Harold Rosenberg, John Yau
Publication Date: 2015
Dimensions: 10 x 12 1/2 inches