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Terry Frost

By: Stephens, Chris

Part of the British artists series
184976364X / 9781849763646
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25 cm 112 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
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Reprint. Originally published: 2000.

Terry Frost was one of Britain's great abstract painters.

His career spanned seven decades, starting with his introduction to art in a prisoner of war camp, and stretching into the twenty-first century.

He drew inspiration from a wide range of sources, but most especially from poetry and from the landscapes of Cornwall, Yorkshire, the Greek islands and America.

Resolutely abstract, his paintings collages and sculptures are known for their exuberance and strong colour.

Joyful and celebratory, his work is also a sensitive and contemplative articulation of the way in which the artist experience the world.

In this book Chris Stephens presents Frost's art within a historical context and in relation to the work of his international contemporaries.


1DBK United Kingdom, Great Britain, 3JJP c 1945 to c 2000 (Post-war period), ACXD Art & design styles: c 1900 to c 1960, ACXJ Art & design styles: from c 1960, AFC Painting & paintings, AGB Individual artists, art monographs, BG Biography: general

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