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Kalte Kunst? Zum Standort der heutigen Malerei

Karl Gerstner (Swiss, born in 1930), Publisher Arthur Niggli GmbH (Swiss, 20th century)

Place of Publication: Teufen, Switzerland


Overall: 19 x 19.8 x 0.8 cm (7 1/2 x 7 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with typographic designs, diagrams, and reproductions of artwork

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Teufen: Arthur Niggli GmbH, 1963) Quarto; [29 ff., some folding]; publisher’s original white and gray printed wrappers.

Typographic designs, diagrams, compositional analyses of paintings.

Teufen: Arthur Niggli GmbH, 1963


Pen and blue ink on preliminary leaf: "for phillip bruno / with the warmest regards / (worlds fair opening / New York - 22-IV-64) / Karl Gerstner"


Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn