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David Smith invents /

by Frank, Susan Behrends; Smith, David; Phillips Collection.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Washington, D.C. : New Haven [Conn.] : Phillips Collection ; in association with Yale University Press, 2011Description: 101 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780300169652 (alk. paper); 0300169655 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Smith, David, 1906-1965 -- Exhibitions | Steel sculpture, American -- Exhibitions
Contents:
David smith invents / by Susan Behrends Frank -- "What sculpture can never be" : the photographs of David Smith / by Susan Hamill -- Unity and identity : David Smith's materials and methods / by Peter Stevens -- Illustrations -- Chronology.
Summary: Discusses selected steel sculptures fabricated by the American painter-sculptor David Smith (1906-1965), as well as Smith's drawings and paintings. Emphasizes his investigation of concave/convex forms, and notes his use of painted surfaces. Includes essays on Smith's photography of his own works and on his surfaces and materials"--Provided by publisher.
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Catalog prepared in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., Feb. 12-May 15, 2011.

Includes bibliographical references.

David smith invents / by Susan Behrends Frank -- "What sculpture can never be" : the photographs of David Smith / by Susan Hamill -- Unity and identity : David Smith's materials and methods / by Peter Stevens -- Illustrations -- Chronology.

Discusses selected steel sculptures fabricated by the American painter-sculptor David Smith (1906-1965), as well as Smith's drawings and paintings. Emphasizes his investigation of concave/convex forms, and notes his use of painted surfaces. Includes essays on Smith's photography of his own works and on his surfaces and materials"--Provided by publisher.

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