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

Giedion-Welcker, C.

Published by George Wittenborn Inc., 1960
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(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 #

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Title: Contemporary Sculpture. An Evolution in ...
Publisher: George Wittenborn Inc.
Publication Date: 1960
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Third Revised Edition.

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Book Description New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: George Wittenborn, Inc., 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Good- hardcover w/o dj. The 3rd rev. ed. & the 2nd enlarged ed. (1955) of the 12th volume in the series, "The Documents of Modern Art." Blue cloth boards are somewhat soiled and the spine is faded. Small areas of light soiling on the text block's fore edge. Small crack in the binding before the title page. Gold end papers & remaining contentes are clean & firmly bound, albeit slightly tanning. A worthwhile copy of a solid reference work. **Extra shipping costs may apply on interenational orders because of the weight of this book. Bookseller Inventory # w4823

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Book Description George Wittenborn, New York, 1960. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 400 pp., b&w illustrations throughout. Spine slightly cocked, sunning to edges of boards and page edges, shadow of title on front cover (sunning-through from jacket). Interior Fine. Jacket rubbed, handled, worn, with numerous small scuffs, chips and tears. Size: Small 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 09393

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Book Description Geroge Wittenborn, Inc., New York, 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No. New York: Geroge Wittenborn, Inc., 1960. Second enlarged edition, twelfth volume in the series: The Documents of Modern Art. Externally worn copy with no dustjacket, but internally very good. Well-illustrated critical analysis of the works of modern and contemporary sculptors, European and American, with particular attention paid to scale and spatial relationships. Includes artist biographies and bibliography. A scholarly work. Blue cloth, 400 pages. Covers spotted near the upper edge, uneven fading, some edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages free from names or other markings. Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 024340

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Book Description Geroge Wittenborn, Inc., 1960. Book Condition: Good. 3rd. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP88545947

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Book Description George Wittenborn New York 1960, 1960. 25.0 x 19.0cms, 400pp, b/w illusts, very good- hardback & dustwrapper (ex-library with stamps stains and scars) This book guides us through the development of sculpture from Rodin to Alexander calder & Reg Butler. This edition has an additonal section on mid 20th century monumnetal sculpture. Extensive biographies of the artists. Bookseller Inventory # 122203

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Book Description New York, New York: George Wittenborn Inc., 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1960 (3rd revised edition and the 2nd enlarged edition, 1955, of the 12th volume in the series), of this hardcover with the dust jacket. The DJ has curled edges with the occasional small tear (tape repaired along the bottom edge) and slight surface/edge rubbing. The blue boards have square corners and spine with light sun fading to the edges. The previous owner's name and address is penned on the initial page with the remaining contents appearing clean and the binding secure. This is a nice reference copy with no remainder marks and not an ex-library, we ship daily. **Extra postage charges may apply for International and/or expedited shipment due to the weight and size of this book. Bookseller Inventory # x11457

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