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Malpas, James

Realist art of the 20th century is striking for its diversity. It has no shared style or manifesto of intention, yet a common thread is a commitment to the modern world and to things as they are. Malpas also examines the so-called 'socialist realism'

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Tate, c1997
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Statement of responsibility: James Malpas
ISBN: 185437186X, 9781854371867
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 77) and index.
Physical Description: 80 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. ports. ; 25 cm.
Series: Movements in modern art
Subject: Realism in art.; Realism; Modern Art; Art, Modern 20th century.


  1. The 19th-century legacy - pre-Raphaelitism, Courbet and Bastien-Lepage
  2. realism and the avant-garde in the early 20th century
  3. the First World War
  4. realism eclipsed
  5. pop art and after
  6. realism and the present.