Constantin Brancusi (18761957) was a towering figure among early 20th-century modern artists. Born in Romania, he worked in Paris for more than 50 years, but he became renowned worldwide. This new book, published to accompany an exhibition at Tate Modern, London, and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, shows why his work, in which figurative elements were refined into ever purer, near-abstract forms, was so important in the development of modern sculpture. This splendid book focuses on some 40 works that represent ...

Constantin Brancusi: The Essence of Things 2004, Tate Publishing(UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9781854375452