This accessible look at Kleeís life and art displays the many facets that make his career so intriguing. Filled with personal photographs, quotations from the artist, and beautiful reproductions of his colorful paintings, watercolors, and prints, this volume introduces readers to the various themes that occupied Klee throughout his life. The book explores topics such as Munich between two world wars; the artists whom Klee befriended in the Blue Rider Group and at the Bauhaus; the music that continued to inspire him; and the illness that marked his final years. A fascinating introduction for anyone interested in learning about this renowned artist, here is a book that is as readable as it is informative.
Paperback, with flaps, 128 pages, 19,5x23,5, 100 color illustrations, 20 b/w illustrations
$ 14.95* | £ 9.99* (* recommended retail price)
Publishing House: Prestel
Date of publication:
US January 12, 2009
UK November 12, 2008