Large-scale book by John Russell providing wide overview of history of modern art. Artists include Ellsworth Kelly, Jasper Johns, Paul Cézanne, Édouard Manet, Edgar Degas, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, Paul Klee, Willem de Kooning, David Smith, Robert Smithson and Frank Stella. Includes index and bibliography. "[This book] interweaves political and military history, music, philosophy, psychology, drama, architecture, poetry, the novel and the movies. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism, Fauvism, Expressionism, Cubism, Constructivism, Surrealism, Abstract Expressionism, Pop Art, Minimalism and their derivatives are all covered." -- publisher's statement.