Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust download free [PDF and Ebook] by Sarah Lea

Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust download free [PDF and Ebook] by Sarah Lea year 2015
  • Book name: Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust
  • Author: Sarah Lea
  • Release date: 2015/1/15
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9781910350218
  • Rating: 9.65 of 10
  • Votes: 847
  • Review by: Eric Kenney
  • Review rating: 9.33 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Joseph Cornell (1903-1972) was one of the 20th century's leading exponents of collage and assemblage. A connoisseur of an astonishing array of subjects, Cornell's captivation with bygone imagery encompassed astronomical charts and geographical maps, Italian and Spanish Old Master paintings, historical ballet, early film, literature, poetry and ornithology. Most iconic among his works are his box constructions-microcosmic curiosity cabinets-filled with once-precious fragments that he collected in thrift shops in his native New York.Joseph Cornell: Wanderlust is a landmark publication examining this remarkable work. It brings together some of Cornell's most compelling assemblages and box constructions (including Medici slot machines, soap-bubble sets and animal habitats). The contributors raise questions about Cornell's artistic processes while drawing parallels with historical modes of inquiry such as connoisseurship, exploration and classification.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H13M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Individual Artists, Art Monographs, Art History: c 1900 to 1960
  • Available formats: AZW, EPUB, TXT, PDF, DOC, TIFF, MOBI, WORD. Compressed in ZIP, ALZ, RAR, DEB
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 35.32 USD
  • Dimensions: 240x270x30.48mm
  • Weight: 1,660g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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