This companion volume to a BBC series of the same name delves into eight famous pieces of art.
"Accompanies the BBC TV series."
240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 236) and index.
Monica Bohm-Duchen (MA Courtauld Institure) is a London-based freelance writer, lecturer and exhibition organizer. The institutions for which she has worked include the Open University, the Tate Gallery, the National Gallery, the Royal Academy of Arts and the Courtauld Institute of Art. The journals to which she has contributed include RA Magazine, Art Monthly, Modern Painters and The Jewish Quarterly. She curated After Auschwitz: Responses to the Holocaust in Contemporary Art (1995) and co-curated Art in Exile in Great Britain 1933-1945 (1985-6), Rubies and Rebels: Jewish Female Identity in Contemporary British Art (1996-7) and Life? or Theatre?: The Work of Charlotte Salomon (1998)