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Book Description

A Desirable Residency, Peter Fuller. A collection of the lectures, seminar texts and journalism he produced during his year as Critic-in-Residence at Newcastle Polytechnic in 1980. Articles include his views on William Morris, Africa; Painting and Weaving, Picasso etc. Fuller [1947-1990] was one of the most influential art critics in post war Britain, but sadly died in a car accident at the age of only 43. Originally a disciple of John Berger, he eventually became a champion of John Ruskin, shedding much political baggage along the way. The volume [178 pages, spiral bound, covers with mild grubbiness else a good copy] gathers togethers fugitive pieces uncollected elsewhere and is now almost impossible to come by. A crucial document in the understanding of one of the most important voices in Critical Theory and post war British Art.
Author Peter Fuller
Date 1980
Binding Softcover
Publisher self published
Illustrator n/a
Condition Very good
Pages 178

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