Erature and the ways in which space and time act on objects to color sensation and the schizophrenic mind C zanne s Gravity attends to both the physicality of the artist s works and the WEIGHT THEY BEAR ON THE HISTORY they bear on the history art This distinctive study not only invites its readers to view C zanne s paintings with fresh yes but also offers a new methodology for art
historical inuiry outside linear narratives one truly fitting for our time. inuiry outside linear narratives one truly fitting for our time. A transformative study freeing the
"Artist From Outdated Art Historical "from outdated art historical And Revealing His Work As Newly Strange Again C and revealing his work as newly strange again C s Gravity is an ambitious reassessment of the paintings of Paul C zanne Whereas previous studies have often looked at the artist s work for its influence on his successors and on the development of abstraction Carol Armstrong untethers its influence on his successors and on the development of abstraction Carol Armstrong untethers from this timeline xamining C zanne s painting as a phenomeno. ,
Logical and intellectual ndeavor Armstrong uses an interdisciplinary approach to analyze C zanne s work pairing the painter with artists and
"Thinkers Who Came After Him "who came after him Roger Fry Virginia Woolf Albert Einstein Maurice Merleau Ponty Rainer Merleau Ponty Rainer Rilke R D Laing and Helen Frankenthaler Through these pairings Armstrong addresses diverse subjects that illuminate C zanne s painting from the nonlinear narratives of modernist lit. .