Contemporary Sculpture. An Evolution in Volume and Space. A Revised and Enlarged Edition

Giedion-Welcker, C.

Published by George Wittenborn Inc., New York, 1960
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Title: Contemporary Sculpture. An Evolution in ...

Publisher: George Wittenborn Inc., New York

Publication Date: 1960

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Fair

Edition: Third Revised Edition.


(xxxi) 400 pp. 359 monochrome illustrations. Biographical notes and photos of 112 sculptors. Selective bibliography on "Modern art and sculpture" by Bernard Karpel, Librarian of the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Index. Initially published as "Modern and Plastic Art" (1937). This is the third revised edition and the second enlarged edition (1955) of the twelfth volume of the series, "The Documents of Modern Art". Layout and dustjacket design by Chermayeff & Geismar Associates. Blue cloth covered boards with white printed titles on backstrip. Text and illustration pages clean and sound. Cloth is sl. faded at head of backstrip and along tail edge. Unclipped dustjacket is edge worn and rubbed with chips at tail of backstrip and tail corner plus a few minor closed tears. Now protected by plastic book wrap. A large heavy volume (1.55 kg. / 3.41 lbs. + packaging) requiring additional shipping charges. Please contact us for details. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 001484

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