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Brancusi (Modern Masters series). Signed by Author

£25.99

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US. Abbeville Press Inc. 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 278 x 214 mm. Signed by the author with dedication to the title page. The same owner's small attractive paste down bookplate affixed to the half title page

A perceptive study of the sculptor Constantin Brancusi, whose arresting forms have exerted a powerful impact on the art of this century. Shanes has produced an insightful study that reveals how this complex artist achieved the expressive simplicity of his innovative sculptures. An extensive Notes on Technique section, illustrated with evocative views of the artist s studio, illuminates Brancusi's methods of working in all media, including photography, which he used to record his own ideas about how his sculpture should be seen. The many photographs by Brancusi are complemented by sensitive color illustrations that capture the essence of his art. Written with a clarity of prose that well serves the clarity of the sculptor s own work, this much-needed book presents the fascinating story of a profoundly influential artist.

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Author(s):
Shanes Eric
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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US. Abbeville Press Inc. 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 278 x 214 mm. Signed by the author with dedication to the title page. The same owner's small attractive paste down bookplate affixed to the half title page

A perceptive study of the sculptor Constantin Brancusi, whose arresting forms have exerted a powerful impact on the art of this century. Shanes has produced an insightful study that reveals how this complex artist achieved the expressive simplicity of his innovative sculptures. An extensive Notes on Technique section, illustrated with evocative views of the artist s studio, illuminates Brancusi's methods of working in all media, including photography, which he used to record his own ideas about how his sculpture should be seen. The many photographs by Brancusi are complemented by sensitive color illustrations that capture the essence of his art. Written with a clarity of prose that well serves the clarity of the sculptor s own work, this much-needed book presents the fascinating story of a profoundly influential artist.

Author(s):
Shanes Eric
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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