With the aid of over 180 photographs, this book studies what unites and separates sculptors across the centuries. It looks at the masters of Archaic Greece, the Middle Ages, through the great names of Michelangelo, Cellini and Bernini to Rodin, Brancusi and Henry Moore. By studying their working methods and techniques, the author discloses their artistic ideas and convictions, thereby opening up new avenues of approach for the spectator.
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Book Description Peregrine Books (Penguin Books L, 1979. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007104755
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003331251
Book Description Published by Peregrine Books, 1986. Couverture souple. Book Condition: Assez bon. Pas de jaquette. 2ème Édition. Books on sculpture that are at once scholarly, witty and accessible to the non-specialist are extremely rare : Rudolf Wittkower's study is a landmark in the field. With the aid of over 180 superb photographs in black and white In and Out of tex. Second Peregrine edition. 288 pages. Soft cover, solid and in good condition, just used on his perimeter and stained on the back cover (see pictures). Slightly yellowed on the outside perimeter of the pages. Name written on the top of the first back cover. Interior in good condition and tight. A good used book in general for the reading. Dimensions : 14,8 cm X 23,3 cm X 1,9 cm thick. Sent out from Canada. ISBN 10 : 014055193X. Bookseller Inventory # 006552
Book Description Penguin Books, 1979. PAP. Book Condition: Good. Paperback, bend on cover, brownish spots on edge of pages. Bookseller Inventory # 82821
Book Description Penguin Books, 1979. PAP. Book Condition: Good. Paperback, bend at bottom of book, a little bit less than one square cm has disappeared from spine, discolored spots on first and last few pages and edges of pages, 23.5x14.5cm, 288pp. Bookseller Inventory # a20147
Book Description Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, 1979. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good +. Sculpture from Antiquity to the 20th century. Michelangelo has a Chapter to himself as he deserves. Very well illustrated with many B&W Photos. 288 Pages, 480g, 9 1/4" Tall. No inscriptions except penciled price on inside cover. Slight edge wear, chipping around spine and a small crease at bottom corner of cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 014471
Book Description Penguin UK, 1985. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 7003913