The Power of art Rothko /

Life, death, heroism, tragedy-subjects that, until the latter half of the 20th century, propelled the canon of Western art. How do the abstractions of Mark Rothko figure in that tradition? Are they, in a sense, its swan song? This program depicts Rothko's engagement with timeless themes that dominat... Full description

Corporate Author: BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other Authors: Schama, Simon., Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2007], c2006.
Series: Power of art.
Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.