Presumed first edition (no direct statement provided). xiv, 356 pages. Hardcover: H 31.25cm x L 23.5cm. Cream colored dust jacket rubbed, faint subtle color fading to white at top of front and rear panel and along spine, mild bumping at spine ends. Dark purple cloth with vibrant gilt stamping, spine slightly cocked. A very good+ copy in a very good dust jacket. Catalogue raisonne of the American Beaux Arts sculptor with "over 500 illustrations depicting the cameos, sculptures, bas-reliefs, bronzes, coins and medals forming the Saint-Gaudens oeuvre. as well as scenes of the artist's life and studio in Cornish, New Hampshire." With Foreword by John Wilmerding, Chronology, Introduction, Catalog, five appendices, Bibliography, Works Index, and Subject Index. Please note that this book has an approximate shipping weight of 5.25 pounds (2.3 kg) and will require additional postage for any postal class other than domestic Media Mail. ISBN 0874512433. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Winner of the American Association of Museums Award of Distinction (1983) This is the most complete compendium ever attempted of the life and work of Augustus St-Gaudens. John Dryfhout has assembled over 500 illustrations depicting the cameos, sculptures, bas-reliefs, bronzes, coins, and medals forming the Saint-Gaudens oeuvre, as well as scenes of the artist s life and studio in Cornish, New Hampshire. Included is information on all known versions and editions of the artist s work in both public and private collections. The book will be an essential reference work for academic and public libraries, art libraries and museums, art historians, numismatists, and serious American art collectors."
About the Author: As former curator and superintendent of the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, JOHN H. DRYFHOUT is the world s leading authority on America s famous sculptor. He served an internship with the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan, and The University of Michigan Museum of Art and has published studies in the history of American industry, art, and architecture, and lectured and written extensively on Saint-Gaudens."
Title: THE WORK OF AUGUSTUS SAINT-GAUDENS.
Publisher: Hanover, NH and London: University Press of New England, 1982.
Book Description UPNE, U.S.A., 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Dust jacket free of any visible faults. Page edges have a hint of foxing. Bookseller Inventory # 004063
Book Description University Press of New England, Hanover, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: near fine. First printing. First edition, 1982. Quarto, cloth hardcover with gilt title on spine in dust jacket, 356 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, light foxing the page-edges, some soiling or discoloration to the dust jacket, minor creasing to the tips of the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector. Bookseller Inventory # s00016442
Book Description Univ Pr of New England, Hanover, New Hampshire & London, England, 1982. Cloth Over Boards. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair / with Protective Cover. Saint-Gaudens, Augustus (illustrator). This large book has little corner bumping or edge wear. Unclipped DJ in protective cover has been taped to the boards. Library label at foot of spine and upper back cover. Stamp upper and lower edges of textblock. Hinges and gutters are solid, no shadowing of endpapers. Interior text is clean and tight in binding. Numerous illustrations of the artist work throughout the text. Due to the size of the book, it will require additional shipping outside the United States. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 073154
Book Description UPNE 1982-10-01, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. 1ST. 0874512433. Bookseller Inventory # 677927
Book Description UPNE, 1982. Book Condition: Very Good. y First printing. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96056899
Book Description UPNE, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020874512433
Book Description UPNE, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Bookseller Inventory # P010874512433
Book Description UPNE, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110874512433
Book Description UPNE. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0874512433 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1415367
Book Description UPNE. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 0874512433 Like New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # LN6.1415367