Masters of American sculpture : the figurative tradition from the American renaissance to the millennium /

Examines the perceptions and theories of American figurative sculpture.

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Main Author: Reynolds, Donald M.
Corporate Author: Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Format: Book
Published:New York : Abbeville Press, ©1993.
Edition:1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: the figurative tradition
  • Beaux-arts symbiosis: architecture and the human figure
  • A new perspective on the nature of public monuments
  • Selected monuments to the great and the small
  • Highlights of the equestrian monument in America
  • Sentries, doughboys, and GI Joes
  • Insights into the American portrait
  • The art of the medal
  • The first Americans remembered
  • Everyday people doing everyday things
  • Twentieth-century transfigurations.