John Golding

John Golding (1929–2012) was a British painter and art historian. He taught at the Courtauld Institute and the Royal College of Art. Among his many books was Cubism: A History and an Analysis, which refuted the notion that Cubism represented a break with the realist tradition. Golding also curated exhibitions on both sides of the Atlantic, including Picasso: Painter/Sculpter and Matisse Picasso.

The Greatest French Artist of His Century

The Greatest French Artist of His Century

Watteau: The Drawings

an exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, March 12–June 5, 2011

Watteau at the Wallace Collection

an exhibition at the Wallace Collection, London, March 12–June 5, 2011

December 22, 2011 issue

The Born Rebel Artist

Gustave Courbet

Catalog of the exhibition by Sylvain Amic, Kathryn Calley Galitz, Laurence des Cars, Dominique de Font-Réaulx, Thomas Galifot, Michel Hilaire, Dominique Lobstein, Bruno Mottin, and Bertrand Tillier

The Most Arrogant Man in France: Gustave Courbet and the Nineteenth-Century Media Culture

by Petra ten-Doesschate Chu

L'Origine du monde: Histoire d'un tableau de Gustave Courbet

by Thierry Savatier


by Linda Nochlin

February 14, 2008 issue

Always in Exile

Arshile Gorky: His Life and Work

by Hayden Herrera

September 25, 2003 issue

Divide and Conquer

Barnett Newman

Catalog of the exhibition edited by Ann Temkin, with essays by Ann Temkin and Richard Shiff, and contributions by Suzanne Penn and Melissa Ho

January 16, 2003 issue

Renoir the Irregular

Nature's Workshop: Renoir's Writings on the Decorative Arts

by Robert L. Herbert

November 16, 2000 issue

Simply Himself

Fernand Léger Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, May 29-September 29, 1997; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, October 28, 1997-January 12, 1998; Museum of Modern Art, New York, February 15-May 12, 1998.

a retrospective exhibition at the Musée National d'Art Moderne,, Catalog of the New York exhibition by Carolyn Lanchner, with Jodi Hauptman and Matthew Affron

May 14, 1998 issue

Under Cézanne’s Spell


an exhibition at the Grand Palais, Paris, September 25, 1995
January 7, 1996; Tate Gallery, London, February 8
April 28, 1996; Philadelphia Museum of Art, May 30
August 18, 1996, Catalog of the exhibition by Françoise Cachin and Joseph J. R

Cézanne: A Biography

by John Rewald

Paul Cézanne: The Bathers

by Mary Louise Krumrine

Lost Earth: A Life of Cézanne

by Philip Callow


by Richard Verdi


by Philippe Dagen

Le Paradis de Cézanne

by Philippe Sollers

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January 11, 1996 issue

Mysteries of Mondrian

Piet Mondrian: 1872––1944

an exhibition at the Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague; The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, June 11–September 4, 1995; and The Museum of Modern Art, New York, October 1, 1995––January 23, 1996

Piet Mondrian

catalog of the exhibition by Yve-Alain Bois and Joop Joosten and Angelica Zander Rudenstine and Hans Janssen

Piet Mondrian: The Amsterdam Years

by Robert Welsh and Boudewijn Bakker and Marty Bax


by John Milner

Mondrian: The Art of Destruction

by Carel Blotkamp

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June 22, 1995 issue

Supreme Outsider

James McNeill Whistler 28-August 20, 1995

an exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, May

James McNeill Whistler

by Richard Dorment and Margaret F. MacDonald

James McNeill Whistler: Beyond the Myth

by Ronald Anderson and Anne Koval

The Gentle Art of Making Enemies

by James McNeill Whistler

Whistler on Art: Selected Letters and Writings of James McNeill Whistler

edited by Nigel Thorp

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May 25, 1995 issue

Sophisticated Peasant

Joan Miró 1993–January 11, 1994

an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, October 17,

Joan Miró

catalog of the exhibition by Carolyn Lanchner


by Jacques Dupin

Joan Miró: Campo de Estrellas

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

A toute épreuve

by Paul Eluard, woodcuts by Joan Miró, Introduction by Anne Hyde Greet

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December 16, 1993 issue

Living Still Life

Juan Gris Press

by Christopher Green, with contributions by Christian Derouet and Karin von Maur

Juan Gris 18–November 29, 1992; the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, December 18, 1992–February 14, 1993; the Rijksmuseum Kröller–Müller, Otterlo, March 6–May 2, 1993

an exhibition at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, September

January 28, 1993 issue

Live Menu

Picasso and Things: The Still Lifes of Picasso Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Grand Palais, Paris

by Jean Sutherland Boggs, with essays by Marie-Laure Bernadac and Brigitte Léal. Catalog of the exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art, the

Picasso: Collected Writings

edited and with an introduction by Marie-Laure Bernadac and Christine Piot, preface by Michel Leiris

January 14, 1993 issue

Supreme Suprematist

Kazimir Malevich, 1878–1935 September–November, 1990; The Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Los Angeles, November 28, 1900–January 13, 1991; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, February 7, 1991–March 24, 1991

an exhibition at The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC,

Kazimir Malevich, 1878–1935

catalog of the exhibition, edited by Jeanne D'Andrea

January 17, 1991 issue

Two Who Made a Revolution

Picasso and Braque: Pioneering Cubism 24, 1989, to January 6, 1990

an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City September

Picasso and Braque: Pioneering Cubism

catalog of the exhibition and William Rubin

May 31, 1990 issue

The Triumph of Picasso

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon 1988

an exhibition at the Musée Picasso, Paris, January 26-April 18,. Picasso Museum, Barcelona, May 10-June 14, 1988, Catalog of the exhibition by Hélène Seckel and William Rubin. others

Le Dernier Picasso: 1953-1973 16, 1988

an exhibition at the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, February 17-May. Tate Gallery, London, as "Late Picasso," June 21-September 18, 1988, Catalog of the exhibition edited by Marie-Laure Bernadac and Isabelle Monod-Fontaine and David Sylvester

Picasso: Creator and Destroyer

by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington

July 21, 1988 issue

White Magic

White Magic


by Radu Varia


by Pontus Hulten and Natalia Dumitresco and Alexandre Istrati

February 4, 1988 issue

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