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The Dictionary of Sculptors in Bronze
Title: The Dictionary of Sculptors in Bronze
Author: James Mackay
Publisher: Antique Collectors Club
Year Published: 1995
Our Price: £82.50 GBP ($132.00 USD)
Description: The Antique Collectors Club, 1995 reprint of the 1977 first publication: grey hardcover with gilt lettering to front and spine: decorative dust jacket: approximately 21 x 28 cm tall: 414 pages. Synopsis: A dictionary of some 8500 prominent and lesser-known Sculptors working in Bronze, compiled to assist the reader's identification of signed pieces. Covering Bronzes executed by Sculptors working throughout Europe, America and Australasia from approximately 1700 to 1960, entries include historical and biographical details, description of the sculptor's style, training and any masters influencing development, and relevant exhibitions, museums and galleries. Compilation of the dictionary involved a 30 year study of documentation including London and Continental Auction House Sales Catalogues and guides to exhibitions dating from the Great Exhibition, and visits to museum and art galleries in five Continents. Family trees of the Cauer Family, the Eckardt Family, the Hauttman family, the Pozzi Family, the Scholl Family and the Schwanthaler Family are included. Condition: Very clean and good overall/almost as new. Please note: shipping surcharge will apply
Condition: See Above
Type: Used Books