YVES KLEIN by TASCHEN
Each book in TASCHEN's Basic Art series features a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her cultural and historical importance, a concise biography and 100 beautiful illustrations with explanatory captions.
These books are a beautiful item as a stand alone or collect to stack. They also make a perfect gift in sets of two or three.
Yves Klein (French pronunciation: [iv klɛ̃]; 28 April 1928 – 6 June 1962) was a French artist and an important figure in post-war European art. He was a leading member of the French artistic movement of Nouveau réalismefounded in 1960 by art critic Pierre Restany. Klein was a pioneer in the development of performance art, and is seen as an inspiration to and as a forerunner of minimal art, as well as pop art.
Measures: 26cm x 22cm