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Author: Vernon Hyde Minor
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: della, valle, filippo, sculpture, tranquility, passive
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 0871698757
ISBN-13: 9780871698759

This is a monographic study of the eighteenth-century Italian sculptor. Born in Florence in 1698, della Valle came to Rome in 1725 upon the death of his uncle & master, Giovanni Saftista Foggini. There he remained until his death in 1768. the phrase "passive tranquillity" refers both to the style of Della Valle's sculpture & the ambiance of eighteenth-century Rome, &, further, serves to distinguish Della Valle from his better known precursors Gianlorenzo Bernini & Michelangelo. Theirs was a sculpture of the heroic & highly expressive. Della Valle's sculpture represents figures of an introverte

Author: Edith Balas
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: sculpture, modern, pioneer, csky, joseph
Number of Pages: 266
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 0871692309
ISBN-13: 9780871692306

Joseph Csaky (1888 1971, a neglected pioneers of early Modernism, was a native of Hungary who became a dedicated member of the Parisian avant-garde. He lived & worked in the famous "La Ruche" enclave of Montparnasse, took part in the 1912 Section d'Or Exhibition considered by many to mark the high point of the Cubist movement & was an intimate friend of such innovative giants as Picasso & Braque. One of the first artists to apply Cubist principles to sculpture, he produced a substantial body of work comparable in quality to that of Brancusi & Archipenko; yet he spent the last thirty years of h

Author: Jan van Adrichem
Publisher: 010 Publishers
Keywords: rotterdam, sculpture
Number of Pages: 216
Published: 2002
ISBN-10: 9064504822
ISBN-13: 9789064504822

Author: Robert Munman
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: donatello, sculpture, corrections, optical
Number of Pages: 118
Published: 1985
ISBN-10: 0871697521
ISBN-13: 9780871697523

Author: Hope Rea
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Keywords: sculpture, painting, masters, donatello
Number of Pages: 44
ISBN-10: 1440045720
ISBN-13: 9781440045721

Author: Ennio Quirino Visconti
Publisher: Nabu Press
Keywords: descritto, illustrato, clementino, pio, museo
Number of Pages: 416
Published: 2012-02-17
ISBN-10: 1275267718
ISBN-13: 9781275267718

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below

Author: Bodil Kaalund
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: painting, crafts, sculpture, greenland, art
Number of Pages: 228
Published: 1983
ISBN-10: 0520048407
ISBN-13: 9780520048409
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