From Ah, Cranach!, Buick, Cubism, Dragon, Eve, and Foxtrot to Xenophilia, Yonkers, and Zurich’s Angel: In this pocket-sized series, renowned art historians and writers open up a fascinating cosmos that transcends classical art history. What is at the heart of our enduring fascination with Hopper's Gas Station? What role did Jazz play in Mondrian’s evolution from figuration to abstraction? And what does the Last Generation have to do with Caspar David Friedrich?
Following key terms from A–Z, these books illuminate little-known aspects and shed new light on familiar motifs and themes. Offering surprising new perspectives, they invite us to look further—beyond the ABCs of art.