Very Good in Very Good jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., small bump to top fore-corner of top board with minor echo to 10-15 pages. small amount of minor creasing to dj at two corners. slight waviness to top margin of textblock in beginning. book has been cleaned. no tears, chips, clips. no writing or markings. sturdy binding/hinges.; 351pp., 160 color and 89 b/w illustrations. first comprehensive monograph on the contemporary british sculptor.
This hard-to-find hardcover is a retrospective survey of Tony Cragg's sculptures dating from 1970s to present day (mid-90s). Superbly illustrated, full page photographs of Cragg's exceptional works make this book a perfect catalog of his most productive period to date. There is an opening essay written by Germano Celant covering the arc of Tony Cragg's career and alligned to the pages to follow. Expository text provides meaningful insight to Cragg's methods, principles, and ethical concerns. Tony Cragg, it appears, is not only a sculptor of form, but a deep thinker relating formalist concerns to the constructs of nature.
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