A selection of the most beautiful, touching, transformative andamusing expressions of the winter season drawn from Tate'scollection.
Divided into key themes - `Seasonal Views & Landscapes',`Religious Imagery', `Celebration & Festivity' and `Friends & Family/Journeying' - each of the works of art included has been individuallyselected for the particular way in which the artist has attempted tocapture this special time of year. Works of art - including paintings, drawings, sculptures, illustrationsand installations - are punctuated by brief captions addingbackground detail or additional information about the art, artistsand their subjects. Featured artists: J.M.W Turner, Ruskin Spear, Norbert Goeneutte,Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky, Paul Nash, Carel Weight, BenNicholson, Lucien Pissarro, L.S.
Lowry, Richard Hamilton, Peter Doig,Grayson Perry and David Shrigley. Sometimes traditional, sometimes contemporary, often beautiful andoccasionally telling, placed together these beautiful images create afascinating and enlightening journey through the visual portrayal ofwinter and the holiday season in Western art.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 96 pages, 50
- Publisher: Tate Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/09/2019
- Category: General arts
- ISBN: 9781849766579