European Terracottas from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections
||Draper, James David|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
This catalogue accompanies an exhibition of the same name, shown from March 21-September 6, 1981 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Many of the great names of European sculpture--Algardi, Soldani, Clodion, Pajou, Carpeaux, and Rodin--are represented, but Dr. Sackler's motive in assembling his collection of European terracottas extended beyond mere prestige. Rather, he sought to collect objects that reveal as fully as possible the range of techniques and textures allowed by the...