Museum Of Modern Art New York
Arthaus | ISBN 9783869230375
Runtime: 50 minutes
DVD region: ALL
Part of the 1000 Masterworks series.
The MoMA in New York is the first choice for aficionados of modern and contemporary art. Art collectors Abby Rockefeller, Lillie Bliss and Mary Sullivan laid the foundations for the museum, which opened its doors under the directorship of Alfred Barr on 7th November 1929.
The MoMA presents here an astonishing range of modern art, including key works such as Jasper John’s “Flag”. Umberto Boccioni: FAREWELLS (1911) Joan Miró: DUTCH INTERIOR I (1928) Jasper Johns: FLAG (1954-55) Richard Lindner: THE MEETING (1953) Andrew Wyeth: CHRISTINA'S WORLD (1948) “1000 Masterpieces from the Great Museums of the World” is one of the most successful TV series about art. The original, with improved image quality, takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of art. Comprehensively illustrated and compellingly presented – the well-known authors of five short art surveys provide a deeper insight into the masterpieces of painting.