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Modern British Sculpture

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Product description

Very good condition hardback on pictorial boards. Good original dustjacket wrapped in clear plastic and taped down to the rear This book is a former library book with all the usual stickers, stamps and markings associated. Contains numerous colour photographs.

From Jacob Epstein to Sarah Lucas, this magnificent book explores sculpture in Britain over the last 130 years. Including works by varied artists such as Frederic Lord Leighton, Alfred Gilbert, Eric Gill, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Anthony Caro, Richard Long, and Damien Hirst, the book highlights the dialogues between British and international sculpture, examines the importance of the country's landscape as a location and medium, and looks at the perennial choice faced by the sculptor between figuration and abstraction. Sculpture has changed dramatically in the last century. This compelling book documents these seismic shifts.

Item details

Added value:
Original dustjacket, many colour photographs
Author(s):
Penelope Curtis and Keith Wilson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
7¾" x 10¼"
Edition:
None stated
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1905711727
ISBN-13:
9781905711727
Number of pages:
314
Publisher:
Royal Academy of Arts
Title:
Modern British Sculpture

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Very good condition hardback on pictorial boards. Good original dustjacket wrapped in clear plastic and taped down to the rear This book is a former library book with all the usual stickers, stamps and markings associated. Contains numerous colour photographs.

From Jacob Epstein to Sarah Lucas, this magnificent book explores sculpture in Britain over the last 130 years. Including works by varied artists such as Frederic Lord Leighton, Alfred Gilbert, Eric Gill, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Anthony Caro, Richard Long, and Damien Hirst, the book highlights the dialogues between British and international sculpture, examines the importance of the country's landscape as a location and medium, and looks at the perennial choice faced by the sculptor between figuration and abstraction. Sculpture has changed dramatically in the last century. This compelling book documents these seismic shifts.

Added value:
Original dustjacket, many colour photographs
Author(s):
Penelope Curtis and Keith Wilson
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
7¾" x 10¼"
Edition:
None stated
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1905711727
ISBN-13:
9781905711727
Number of pages:
314
Publisher:
Royal Academy of Arts
Title:
Modern British Sculpture

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