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Augustus Saint-gaudens 1848-1907: a Master of American Sculpture

by Catherine Gaich; Anne Dopffer; Alain Daguerre de Hureaux; John Dryfhout

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


Paris: Somogy, 1999. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold in illustrated dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this 215 pp. work on the famous sculptor. Sections include: The collections at Cornish : "Aspet" / John H. Dryfhout -- Saint-Gaudens and France : influences and reception : a portrait of the artist as child prodigy / Édouard Papet -- Augustus Saint-Gaudens and Antonin Mercié : America and France : when paths cross / Catherine Gaich -- Augustus Saint-Gaudens and American sculpture / Kathryn Greenthal -- American collectors and the patronage of Augustus Saint-Gaudens / Henry J. Duffy -- "Refined picturesqueness" : Augustus Saint-Gaudens and the concept of "Finish" / Thayer Tolles -- American Civil War monuments by Augustus Saint-Gaudens / Anne Dopffer -- Saint-Gaudens and architects : collaboration and innovation / Joyce K. Schiller -- Coins and medals / Barbara A. Baxter -- The later years / Gregory C. Schwarz -- The lure of Paris / E. Adina Gordon. Text in French,. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
  • Bookseller: abookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5000809
  • Title: Augustus Saint-gaudens 1848-1907: a Master of American Sculpture
  • Author: Catherine Gaich; Anne Dopffer; Alain Daguerre de Hureaux; John Dryfhout
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0967011302
  • ISBN 13: 9780967011301
  • Publisher: Somogy
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: Art
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art; Sculpture;
  • Subjects: ART / General;
  • Size: 4to


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