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  • Making Sculpture from Scrap Metalby Peter Parkinson

    Crowood 2015; US$ 11.65

    Transforming unlikely pieces of scrap metal into significant works of art - giving new life to things we throw away - is an accessible, creative and fulfilling activity. This book describes and illustrates the concerns and techniques involved in making this kind of sculpture, looking behind the work at the richness and diversity of an area of sculpture... more...

  • Tradition und Innovation im Werk des Pierre-Etienne Monnotby Thomas Fuchs

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 1997; US$ 30.38

    Das Marmorbad in Kassel, das unbestrittene Hauptwerk Pierre-Etienne Monnots und eines der herausragenden Skulpturensembles der ersten Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts, wird hier erstmals einer detaillierten Analyse unterzogen. Es erweist sich unter anderem, daß hier ein ?offenes? Programm verwirklicht wurde, in dem die höfische Ikonographie gewissermaßen... more...

  • Sculpture in Woodby John Rood

    University of Minnesota Press 1950; US$ 67.50

    In simple every-day language and with lavish use of photographs, a noted sculptor takes you, step-by-step, through the process of wood sculpture and explains how to appreciate and use this kind of art in your own home. The how-to-do-it section contains information on the tools needed, the various woods and their qualities, and finishes. Photographs... more...

  • Eric Gillby Fiona MacCarthy

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 20.99

    Eric Gill was perhaps the greatest English artist-craftsman of the twentieth century: a typographer and lettercutter of genius and a master in the art of sculpture and wood-engraving. 'A wonderfully detailed account of his personality - so vivid, you feel you know just what it would have been like to visit him at one of his patriarchal communes .... more...

  • Auguste Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 7.00

    Heredero de los preceptos de la Antigüedad y de Bernini, Auguste Rodin (1840 - 1917) recibió una innegable influencia de Miguel Ángel, en particular, por su obra Los esclavos. Y como Miguel Ángel, Rodin gozó de fama y fortuna (doctor honoris causa y miembro de la Legión de Honor, entre otras), aunque ciertos escándalos y controversias mancharon su... more...

  • Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Influenced by the masters of Antiquity, the genius of Michelangelo and Baroque sculpture, particularly of Bernini, Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) is one of the most renowned artists in history. Though Rodin is considered a founder of modern sculpture, he did not set out to critique past classical traditions. Many of his sculptures were criticised and considered... more...

  • Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2011; US$ 5.00

    Tout à la fois influencé par les maîtres de l?Antiquité, le génie de Michel-Ange et la sculpture baroque, Auguste Rodin est l?un des artistes les plus reconnus de l?histoire. Bien qu?il soit considéré comme l?un des fondateurs de la sculpture moderne, Rodin n?a jamais critiqué la tradition classique. Nombre de ses sculptures furent critiquées et controversées... more...

  • Rodinby Rainer Maria Rilke

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) intensiviertseine zeichnerische Tätigkeit als etwa 10-Jähriger und besucht ab 1854 in der Zeichen- und Mathematikschule La Petite ÉcoleKurse von Henri Lecoq de Boisbaudran (1802-1897) und des MalersJean-Hilaire Belloc (1786-1866). Dort entdeckt er für sich die Bildhauerei. Er verlässt 1857diese Schule und versucht, an der... more...

  • Sculptureby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Mega Square Sculpture spans over 23,000 years and over 120 examples of the most beautiful sculptures in the world: from prehistoric art and Egyptian statues to the works of Michelangelo, Henry Moore and Niki de Saint-Phalle. It illuminates the wide variety of materials used and the evolution of styles over centuries, as well as the peculiarities of... more...

  • Sculpture as Experienceby Judith Peck

    F+W Media 2007; US$ 35.00

    Sculpture as Experience 2nd Edition explores the freedoms and possibilities inherent in sculpture. Beginning with exercises in seeing and drawing for beginners and experienced artists alike, Dr. Judith Peck goes on to describe different approaches to creating sculpture, including both aesthetic and practical methods for working with a wide range... more...