Arts & Architecture  /  Sculpture
The McCarthy Collection Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781915401052
Pub Date: 04 Apr 2024
Imprint: Ad Ilissvm
Series: The McCarthy Collection
This substantial catalogue explores a remarkable collection of medieval European sculpture. Richly detailed with plentiful illustrations and original research, it is a notable contribution to medieval scholarship.The McCarthy collection comprises more than 150 specimens of medieval European sculpture, produced over a period of nearly 600 years.
Figures from the Fire: J. Pierpont Morgan's Ancient Bronzes at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 92
ISBN: 9781913645403
Pub Date: 01 Feb 2023
This beautiful publication presents a collection of exquisite ancient bronzes from the Wadsworth Atheneum that were collected by John Pierpont Morgan. It accompanies a special exhibition of the bronzes at Bowdoin College. This fully illustrated catalogue presents highlights of the ancient bronzes that were collected by J.
Nick Hornby Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781910221242
Pub Date: 01 Dec 2022
Illustrations: 175
Nick Hornby (b. 1980, London) is one of the leading sculptors of his generation in Britain today, creating works on both intimate and monumental scales, and at the intersection of art history and contemporary technology. Hornby’s practice uses software that allows him to extract, alter and hybridise sculptures from art history into new works made from marble, steel, bronze, resin, wood and composite materials.
Manolo Valdés – In Glass Cover
Format: Hardback
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781910221372
Pub Date: 12 May 2022
Illustrations: 65
For over half a century, Valencia-born, New York-based Manolo Valdés has been a prominent international figure in the arena of contemporary art, known for his work in the mediums of sculpture, painting, drawing and collage. In this striking and imposing publication, designed in close dialogue with the artist by Peter B. Willberg and produced in Italy, Valdés presents a body of thirty-five sculptures created in 2020 and 2021.
Henry Moore: Friendships and Legacies Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 176
ISBN: 9781916133624
Pub Date: 28 Jan 2021
Henry Moore's humanist sculpture changed the course of art in the twentieth-century and raised the status of British sculpture internationally. Friendships and Legacies explores Moore's relationships with collectors Robert and Lisa Sainsbury and photographer John Hedgecoe and how they had impact on the public presentation of Moore and his work, who became one of the most prominent sculptors of the twentieth century. Moore became friends with Robert and Lisa Sainsbury after their first purchase of his work in 1933.