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|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Dixon Hunt; David Lomas; Michael Corris; Jeremy D Adler
|Description:||410 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm|
|Contents:||The fabric and the dance : word and image to 1900 / John Dixon Hunt. Blake's illuminated word / Joseph Viscomi --
'New in art, they are already soaked in humanity' : word and image 1900-1945 / David Lomas. Paul Klee as 'poet-painter' / Jeremy Adler ; Sense and nonsense in Kurt Schwitters / Michael White --
Word and image in art since 1945 / Michael Corris. August Walla : devil/god, image/text / Stephen Barber ; 'The sound of painting' : Colin McCahon / Rex Butler and Laurence Simmons ; Revelation in image and word : the apocalypse according to Horst Haack / Barbara Weyandt ; Raymond Pettibon : words and images / Hamza Walker.
|Responsibility:||John Dixon Hunt, David Lomas, Michael Corris ; with essays by Jeremy Adler [and others].|
'Although commonsense seems to dictate that visual art is predominantly a visual phenomenon, when examined closely, as this book does, there are few areas not touched in some way by the use of words