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Art and act : on causes in history--Manet, Gropius, Mondrian

Author: Peter Gay
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1976.
Series: Icon editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gay, Peter, 1923-
Art and act.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1976
(OCoLC)643734314
Named Person: Édouard Manet; Walter Gropius; Piet Mondrian; Walter Gropius; Pieter Cornelis Mondrian; Walter Gropius; Édouard Manet; Piet Mondrian; Walter Gropius; Edouard Manet; Piet Mondrian; Walter Gropius; Edouard Manet; Piet Mondrian; Edouard Manet; Piet Mondrian; Walter Gropius
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Gay
ISBN: 0064332489 9780064332484 0064300617 9780064300612
OCLC Number: 1659505
Notes: Originated as 7 lectures delivered at Cooper Union in Mar. and Apr. of 1974.
Description: xv, 265 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: I: Introduction: dimensions of cause --
1. On overdetermination --
2. Minds in history --
3. From id to ego --
II: Manet: the primacy of culture --
1. An obsession with sincerity --
2. The cutting edge of wit --
3. A stroller in Paris --
III: Gropius: the imperatives of craft --
1. The cathedral of the present --
2. On individuality and collaboration --
3. The informed intuition --
IV: Mondrian: the claims of privacy --
1. In solitary company --
2. The assault on nature --
3. Shapes of reticence.
Series Title: Icon editions.
Responsibility: Peter Gay.

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