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Modigliani the sculptor

Werner, Alfred

Modigliani the sculptor

by Werner, Alfred

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Published by Owen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modigliani, Amedeo, -- 1884-1920.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, Arts Inc., 1962.

    StatementAlfred Werner.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiip., 87p. of plates ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17394378M

      Modigliani Expert Says a Nonprofit Is Holding His Research ‘Hostage’ Marc Restellini, an art historian, is fighting the Wildenstein Plattner Institute over the ownership of a research archive he. --Modigliani Amedeo ("Beloved of God") Modigliani was considered to be the quintessential bohemian artist, his legend almost as infamous as Van Gogh's. In Modigliani's time, his work was seen as an oddity: contemporary with the Cubists but not part of their movement.

      The Italian artist Amadeo Modigliani (J –Janu ) is best known for his portraits and nudes, which featured elongated faces, necks, and bodies. The distinctly modernist works were not celebrated during Modigliani's lifetime, but after his death, he achieved great acclaim. Modigliani malte vor allem Portraits, die er in seinem ganz eigenen, melancholischen Stil verfremdete und in die Länge zog, sowie Akte von erhabener Schönheit und fremdartiger Erotik. Im Jahre zog es Modigliani nach Paris, dem Zentrum der künstlerischen Innovation und .

      Modigliani is a Parisian artist that many afficiandos of French painting- or any kind at that matter- know the name of and more likely than not are intimately acquainted with his work as well. Modigliani and his art is of course heavily featured in this beautifully illustrated story, but what makes this book special is that it takes a unique. The cultured and literate Amedeo Modigliani () an illogical and preposterous position for an artist. Ultimately, the book celebrates absolute power. Two literary historians give some idea of its bizarre tone and shocking content. The perverse hero has strange tastes, expressed in disturbing shifts of style and mood: “Maldoror, a.


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Modigliani the sculptor by Werner, Alfred Download PDF EPUB FB2

Modigliani Sculptor is the product of six years of painstaking research, which uncovered unpublished and little-known historical documents. It takes into account relationships among the sculptors who lived or exhibited in Paris at the turn of the twentieth century, and also points to remarkable stylistic comparisons, illustrating a wide range of sources for Modigliani's sculptures 5/5(2).

Modigliani the Sculptor Hardcover – January 1, by Alfred Werner (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratingsCited by: 1. Modigliani the Sculptor Unknown Binding – January 1, by Alfred Werner (Author), Amedeo Clemente Modigliani (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 3 ratings/5(3).

This is the first book on Modigliani's sculpture that has ever been published and it is the hope of the publishers that this deeply significant part of Modigliani's work will now become better known to lovers of art.

The surviving works of sculpture are very few. Published by Art, Inc, New York, first edition, This was the first book published on Modigliani's sculpture, the book is filled with beautifully printed black and white images of Modigliani's work sourced from museums and private collections and bought together for the first time in this : Amedeo Clemente Modigliani.

Buy Modigliani the sculptor. by Alfred Werner online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $Price Range: $16 - $ The reader’s attention is happily called to two hitherto insufficiently appreciated aspects of Modigliani’s art: his work as a sculptor, and his draftsmanship.

Jedlicka sides with those critics (Basler and Salmon among them) who consider the sculptural oeuvre, despite the. The book narrates the entanglements that take place within London's art industry when a rumor concerning a new and uncatalogued Modigliani painting discovered in Italy spreads out/5().

Jeanne Modigliani (born Giovanna Hébuterne, 29 November – 27 July ) was an Italian-French Jewish art historian mostly known for her biographical research on her father, artist Amedeo she wrote the book Modigliani: Man and Myth, later translated into English from the Italian by Esther Rowland Clifford.

The work is considered by critics to be one of the most thorough books on the artist. It is also a work about a man she never knew.

Jeanne Modigliani was 14 months old when her father died on Jan. Modigliani the sculptor. [Amedeo Modigliani; Alfred Werner] -- Deals exclusively with Modigliani as a sculptor. Reproduces all his known sculptures.

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Amedeo Clemente Modigliani was an Italian artist of Jewish heritage, practicing both painting and sculpture, who pursued his career for the most part in France. Modigliani was born in Livorno (historically referred to in English as Leghorn), in Northwestern Italy and began his artistic studies in Italy before moving to Paris in /5(1).

The latest title in the Great Modern Masters series of monographs on leading 20th-century artists offers 71 full-color illustrations and a lucid introduction on Modigliani. The work of this Italian painter and sculptor has never been more popular than it is today. It appears that Modigliani wanted really to be a sculptor -- but his physical aliments (pleurisy and tuberculosis) made that impossible, and so he took up painting instead.

His painting style (well-known) actually grew out of his sculpture, however. There are two-styles of sculpture: rough-hewn and finished. Consider: Head. Stone/5(4). Directed by Mick Davis. With Andy Garcia, Elsa Zylberstein, Omid Djalili, Hippolyte Girardot.

The story of Amedeo Modigliani's bitter rivalry with Pablo Picasso, and his tragic romance with Jeanne Hebuterne. Get this from a library. Modigliani sculptor. [Amedeo Modigliani; Gabriella Belli; Flavio Fergonzi; Alessandro Del Puppo; Museo d'arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto.] -- "To date, there have only been two exhibitions devoted to the sculptural work of the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani (): in at the Parisian studio of the Portuguese painter Amadeo de.

Rose (Elizabeth Fry) has produced a grand portrait of reknowned Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani (). At age 14 he fell seriously ill and, during periods of delirium, spoke of. With her richly textured account of his family origins and training, Secrest persuades us that Modigliani was indeed a hardworking and ambitious artist who was determined, against all obstacles.

Summary of Amedeo Modigliani. A central participant in the Ecole de Paris, Modigliani modernized two of the enduring themes of art history: the portrait and the nude. Characterized by a sense of melancholy, elongated proportions, and mask-like faces influenced by such sources as Constantin Brancusi and African art, Modigliani's portraits are both specific and highly stylized, each uniquely revealing its.

May 9, - Explore Marianne's board "Modigliani sculpture" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Modigliani, Amedeo modigliani, Sculpture pins. She takes us on a fascinating, up-to-the-present tour of the artist’s posthumous history particularly gripping in her description of the end of his life Secrest’s book both preserves and alters [Modigliani’s] legend.

Modigliani’s story is by far the most interesting thing about him.“People like us have different rights, different values than do ordinary people because we have different needs which put us above their moral standards.” —Modigliani Amedeo (“Beloved of God”) Modigliani was considered to be the quintessential bohemian artist, his legend almost as infamous as Van Gogh’s.

In Modigliani’s time, his work was seen as an oddity.