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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. From the rear cover of this 171 page book: Alexander Calder, creator of the mobile and the stabile, occupies a unique position as the sculptor generally considered America's greatest.
Items related to Calder's Circus. Home Calder, Alexander, Jean Lipman with Nancy Foote (ed. Calder's Circus. ISBN 10: 0525473297, ISBN 13: 9780525473299. is divided into three parts: the Circus years; color stills from the Pathe film of a Circus performance; and the Circus figures themselves, especially photographed for this book by Marvin Schwartz and displayed with related pieces in all the media used by Calder. The illustrations are accompanied by quotations from Calder's remarks about circus things.
Jean Lipman’s most popular book is Alexander Calder and His Magical Mobiles. Marvin Schwartz (Goodreads Author) (photographer).
Calder's Circus book. An appendix includes a chronology of events in Calder's career that relate to the Circus, detailed captions for each illustration, and an annotated bibliography.
by Alexander Calder and Marvin Schwartz. His fame, his career as a sculptor, began almost fifty years ago with his miniature Circus, now on extended loan to the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York.
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Alexander Calder, New York, N. The book traces the postwar decades, when the couple divided their time between the United States and France, and Calder made his first monumental public sculptures and received blockbuster commissions
The book traces the postwar decades, when the couple divided their time between the United States and France, and Calder made his first monumental public sculptures and received blockbuster commissions. It concludes with his death in 1976 at the age of seventy-eight, only weeks after an encyclopedic retrospective of his work opened at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Published by Alfred A. Knopf, the biography will be released on 14 April 2020.
Alexander Calder is surely the most beloved artist of the twentieth century - as. .
Alexander Calder is surely the most beloved artist of the twentieth century - as well as a major figure in the history of modern sculpture. Calder invented the mobile and the stabile; he was endlessly creative at making drawings, jewellery, toys, and household objects; and, he even made a miniature circus that is treasured by children of all ages. Calder has been appreciated as much for his witty and playful personality as for his artistic genius. Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers.