The World of Bertoia

The World of Bertoia

by Nancy N. Schiffer, Val O. Bertoia, Gary O. Rosberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0764317989

ISBN-13: 9780764317989

Pub. Date: 07/28/2007

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

Italian-born Bertoia (d.1978) studied at Cranbrook Academy in Michigan and went on to set up a studio for sculpture and furniture in Pennsylvania. This heavily illustrated volume—with photos of his parents, youth, family, and color plates of his works of art—describes Bertoia's life and career in detail, with separate chapters on the different media in which

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Italian-born Bertoia (d.1978) studied at Cranbrook Academy in Michigan and went on to set up a studio for sculpture and furniture in Pennsylvania. This heavily illustrated volume—with photos of his parents, youth, family, and color plates of his works of art—describes Bertoia's life and career in detail, with separate chapters on the different media in which he worked—these include jewelry, chairs, sculpture, and fountains. Val Bertoia, his son, is also a sculptor. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764317989
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Series:
Schiffer Art Book Ser.
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 12.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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