International in scope, the Encyclopedia of Sculpture is a three-volume, illustrated reference work that covers prehistoric to contemporary sculpture and designed for students, professional scholars, and interested readers. Editor(s): Bostrom, Antonia. Num Pages: 1936 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AFKB; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 303 x 230 x 92. Weight in Grams: 6408. . 2003. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
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With an international scope, this fully illustrated reference spans the entire history of sculpture, from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century. While devoting significant attention to individual artists and their works, the Encyclopedia also explores sculpture from the vantage points of history, criticism, theory, aesthetics, production, training, and presentation, making this the most comprehensive, in-depth source on the subject ever published.
About the Author: Dr. Antonia Boström is an Assistant Curator in the Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts at the Detroit Institute of Arts. She has held curatorial positions at the Royal Academy of Arts, London; the Victoria and Albert Museum, London; and the National Portrait Gallery, London. Boström earned her Ph.D. from the Courthauld Institute of Art, London University in 1996. She is a contributing author to The Medici, Michelangelo, and Late Renaissance Art in Florence, 1537-1631 (Yale University Press, 2002); and Treasures from the Detroit Institute of Arts: Masters of Impressionism and Modern Art (Detroit Institute of Arts, 2001). She has authored numerous essays including "Giovanni Maria Benzoni, Randolph Rogers and the Collecting of Sculpture in Nineteenth-Century Detroit," Sculpture Journal (2000); "The Florentine Sculptor Raffaello Peri," Burlington Magazine (1998); and "The Acquisition of Flemish Landscapes for Italy on the Antwerp Art Market," Nederlands Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek (1997).
Title: Encyclopedia of Sculpture
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Book Condition: New
Book Description Routledge, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000639370
Book Description Book Condition: Good. The Encyclopedia of Sculpture: 3-volume set. Bookseller Inventory # Grb0046874
Book Description Routledge, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1579582486