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Clay in the Classroom, Clough, Peter
1 Clay in the Classroom Clough, Peter
New. 
Paperback. Brand-new softcover reprint 1999 Davis Publ. Superclean; no marks or creases; never read. Gift-giving condition. 112pp, Index, B/W and color photos. Language: English. Basics for primary school level: types of clays, storage, building techniques, firing with and without a kiln. Keywords: art, instruction, elementary, students, curriculum, modeling, modelling, glaze, glazing, carving, slabs, tiles, coils, biscuit, slip. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Contemporary Sculpture From the Douglas S. Cramer Collection - Wednesday, 7 May and Thursday, 8 May 1997, Christie's New York
2 Contemporary Sculpture From the Douglas S. Cramer Collection - Wednesday, 7 May and Thursday, 8 May 1997 Christie's New York
Very Good. 
Paperback. Softcover auction catalogue published 1997 by Christie's, NY. Only light wear to cover. Very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight; spine uncreased. 67 pages; Index of Artists; color photos. Language: English. Cover shows 'Untitled' by Ellsworth Kelly. Auction enquiry number Cramer-8712. Does NOT include prices realized. 22 contemporary sculptures from the world-renowned collection of Douglas S. Cramer, noted television and film producer. Some of the catalogue photos show outdoor pieces as they were installed on the grounds of La Quinta Norte, Cramer's ranch house in the Santa Ynez mountains near Santa Barbara. Sculptors include Richard Artschwager, Scott Burton, Alexander Calder, John Chamberlain, Jim Dine, Bryan Hunt, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Roy Lichtenstein, Claes Oldenburg, Richard Serra, Joel Shapiro, Peter Shelton, Susana Solano, Mark di Suvero, Robert Therrien. Keywords: art history, artist, art market, 20th century American art, 1990s, collector, Minimalism, abstraction, abstract, nonrepresentational. No ISBN. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Sculpture in Progress, Gross, Chaim; Robinson, Peter
3 Sculpture in Progress Gross, Chaim; Robinson, Peter
0442313829 / 9780442313821 Very Good. 
Hardcover. 1st edition hardcover with dustjacket, published 1972 by Van Nostrand Reinhold. Light edge-crumpling to jacket. Clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. 64 pages; black-and-white photos; 7 photos in color. Language: English. Noted artist Chaim Gross demonstrates the technique of plaster sculpture in his New York studio. A chronology of the 1967 work entitled Balancing. 'Every step in the creating of a sculpture is shown and explained in this unusual photographic record of work in progress: constructing the armature, mixing plaster, building up form in successive applications of plaster, refining shapes through additions and rasping away of plaster -- even the foundry process of casting the finished plaster in bronze is covered. Chaim Gross's clear and orderly approach to his work makes him an ideal guide for students, and his carefree, buoyant sculpture will invite them to try his technique for their own creative expression.' --from jacket flap. Keywords: sculptor, sculpting, art instruction, demonstration, figurative, 20th century, 1970s. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Sculpture Magazine, December 2008, Vol. 27, No. 10, Harper, Glenn (editor)
4 Sculpture Magazine, December 2008, Vol. 27, No. 10 Harper, Glenn (editor)
Very Good. 
Paperback. Softcover periodical published 2008 by International Sculpture Center, Washington, DC. Only light wear. Very clean; no marks or creases; pages bright; binding tight. 80 pages; color and black-and-white photos; advertisements. Language: English. Cover art by Ai Weiwei: 'Dress with Flowers'. News and issues related to contemporary sculpture. Contents of this issue include: Making Everything: A Conversation with Ai Weiwei, by Carolee Thea. Carlo Borer: Peculiar Geometries, by Peter Lodermeyer. Alwar Balasubramaniam: Uncharted Territories, by Minhazz Majumdar. Lynda Benglis: Material Personae, by Tom Csaszar. John Grade: Lived History in Sculpture, by Suzanne Beal. Sculpture as Symphony: A Conversation with John Henry, by Victor Cassidy. Tom Joyce: The Iron Iceberg, by Kathleen Whitney. Beverly Pepper: Primal Potential, by Clare Henry. Plus much more. Keywords: fine art, sculptor, art criticism, 21st century, ISC. No ISBN. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Sculpture: Form and Method, Myers, Bernard
5 Sculpture: Form and Method Myers, Bernard
Good. 
Paperback. Softcover published 1965 by Reinhold. Noticeable average wear: edges rubbed; small corner creases; age-tanning to paper. Text clean and unmarked; binding tight. Good reading/research copy. 95 pages; black-and-white and a few color photos. Language: English. 'This is a factual analysis rather than a critical guide. It introduces the reader to some of the sculptor's methods and materials. The author shows how these methods and materials, united to the ideas and concepts of the time, condition the ultimate form of sculpture. The sculpture shown here is limited to the work of Western artists, and is described in historical sequence because the author believes that an understanding of classical sculpture is essential to a proper appreciation of modern sculpture.' -- from inside front cover. Keywords: art history, Bernard Meyers. No ISBN. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 The Florence Baptistery Doors Clark, Kenneth; Finn, David
Good. 
Hardcover. 1st edition oversize hardcover with dustjacket 1980 Viking. Text clean; pages bright; binding tight. New bookplate covers gift inscription on back of front flyleaf. Edge-crumpling to jacket. Top is foxed. 328pp; 321 photos (mostly B/W). Language: English. NOTE: Large size; cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope. Keywords: Battistero di San Giovanni, Italy, Italian, bronze, sculptural, relief, art history 
Price: 50.00 USD
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