1000 MEISTERWERKE – Museum of Modern Art, New York
A film by Reiner E. Moritz
Umberto Boccioni: Farewells (1911)
Jasper Johns: Flag (1954-55)
Richard Lindner: The Meeting (1953)
Joan Miró: Dutch Interior I (1928)
Andrew Wyeth: Christina’s World (1948)
1000 Masterpieces from the Great Museums of the World is one of the most successful TV series about art. The original, with improved image quality, takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of art. Comprehensively illustrated and compellingly presented—the well-known authors of five short art surveys provide a deeper insight into the masterpieces of painting.
The Museum of Modern Art in New York is the first choice for aficionados of modern and contemporary art. Art collectors Abby Rockefeller, Lillie Bliss and Mary Sullivan laid the foundations for the museum, which opened its doors under the directorship of Alfred Barr on 7 November 1929. The MoMA presents here an astonishing range of modern art, including key works such as Jasper John’s “Flag”.
Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: Dolby Digital 2.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu languages: German, English, French
Audio languages: German, English, French
Running time: 5 x 10 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 (DVD 9)