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The sculpture of this century

Michel Seuphor

The sculpture of this century

by Michel Seuphor

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Michel Seuphor [pseud. Translated from the French by Haakon Chevalier]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination372 p.
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23372312M

    With sculpture less able to reflect the new trends of modern art during the 19th century, leaving artists like Auguste Rodin () free to pursue a monumentalism derived essentially from Renaissance ideology, and others to celebrate Victorian values in the form of patriotic and historical figures, likewise executed in the grand manner of.   Roman Baroque Sculpture will be fundamental to specialists in Seicento art, informative to historians of Renaissance sculpture, and fascinating to anyone interested in the art world of Baroque Rome This intelligent and witty book is a pleasure to read."—Catherine R. .

    Sculpture in Stone. The Greek, Roman and Etruscan Collections of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Boston Museum of Fine Arts: A grand, scholarly and well-illustrated catalog of Cycladic, Archaic, 5th Century, 4th Century, Hellenistic, Greek, Graeco-Roman, Roman, Etruscan, Palmyrene, Cypriote and Post-Classical stone sculpture. - Explore jfreas's board "Sculpture: 20th - 21st Century", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Sculpture, Sculpture art and Installation art pins.

    survey of contemporary sculpture to be seen in America. It will be shown only in Philadelphia, Chicago and New York. The following article by Mr. Ritchie is an excerpt from his forthcoming book Sculpture of the Twentieth Century to be published in April by the Museum of Modern Art. The sculpture reproduced can be seen in the exhibition. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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