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The Resource Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor, Amy L. Bacon

Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor, Amy L. Bacon

Label
Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor
Title
Life in bronze
Title remainder
Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor
Statement of responsibility
Amy L. Bacon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A disciple of Classical sculpture in a time of pervasive abstract modernism, Lawrence M. Ludtke (1929-2007) of Houston imbued his creations with a sense of movement and realism through his attention to detail, anatomy, and proportion. As a skilled athlete who played professional baseball for the Brooklyn Dodgers organization, Ludtke brought to his art a fascination with musculature and motion that empowered him to capture the living essence of his subjects. As author Amy L. Bacon shows in this sensitive biography, Ludtke's gentle humanity and sensitivity shines throu
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bacon, Amy L.
Dewey number
  • 730.92
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
NB237.L84
LC item number
B33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Joe and Betty Moore Texas art series
Series volume
no. 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ludtke, Lawrence M
  • Sculptors
  • Bronze sculpture, American
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • ART
  • Bronze sculpture, American
  • Sculptors
  • Texas
Label
Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor, Amy L. Bacon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections from two friends -- Preface -- Introduction -- Paintbrushes and fastballs -- An awakening -- A guiding hand from the past -- Herman, heroes, and legends -- Return to Aggieland -- Brothers again -- Tee times and brushstrokes -- Texas ties -- A monumental relationship between patriots -- Epilogue -- The major sculptures
Control code
841229551
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603449663
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e6481a85-970f-4fc7-97c6-2412fb690aff
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841229551
Label
Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor, Amy L. Bacon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reflections from two friends -- Preface -- Introduction -- Paintbrushes and fastballs -- An awakening -- A guiding hand from the past -- Herman, heroes, and legends -- Return to Aggieland -- Brothers again -- Tee times and brushstrokes -- Texas ties -- A monumental relationship between patriots -- Epilogue -- The major sculptures
Control code
841229551
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603449663
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
e6481a85-970f-4fc7-97c6-2412fb690aff
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)841229551

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