Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art, 1775-2012
||Matilsky, Barbara C.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Whatcom Museum of History & Art|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $39.95|
| Book Description: |
Vanishing Ice introduces the rich artistic legacy of the planet's frozen frontiers now threatened by a changing climate. Tracing the impact of glaciers, icebergs, and fields of ice on artists' imaginations, this interdisciplinary survey explores the connections between generations of artists who adopt different styles, media, and approaches to interpret alpine and polar landscapes.
Beginning in the eighteenth century, collaborations between the arts and sciences...