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The Resource Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio, edited by Nathalie Bondil with Sophie Biass-Fabiani

Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio, edited by Nathalie Bondil with Sophie Biass-Fabiani

Label
Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio
Title
Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nathalie Bondil with Sophie Biass-Fabiani
Title variation
Rodin's studio
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Host institution
Sculptor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio reveals the work of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) and the materials he used to accomplish it, along with his collaborators, models, studio assistants and founders, as observed by eyewitnesses, photographers and writers. The theme of metamorphosis plunges us directly into the secrets of the studio to unveil the constantly shifting creative process of this revolutionary sculptor. Rodin is a pivotal figure not only because of his expression, of a rare emotional and psychological complexity, but also because of his profound renewal of the language of sculptural practice. One of the most striking aspects of his vision lies in his ascribing greater value to the act of creation, which he placed in the forefront, than to the imperious dogma of a necessarily completed work: no sculpture was ever immutably final in Rodin's mind
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CDN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1840-1917
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rodin, Auguste
Dewey number
730
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NB553.R7
LC item number
A4 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1840-1917
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bondil, Nathalie
  • Biass-Fabiani, Sophie
  • Rodin, Auguste
  • Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • Peabody Essex Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rodin, Auguste
  • Sculpture, French
  • Sculpture, French
  • Rodin, Auguste
  • Sculpture, French
Label
Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio, edited by Nathalie Bondil with Sophie Biass-Fabiani
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogue of a traveling exhibition held at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, May 30-October 18, 2015; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, November 21, 2015-March 13, 2016; Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, May 16-September 5, 2016
  • "This exhibition is a production of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, in collaboration with the Musée Rodin, Paris."--Title page verso
  • Errata slip inserted
  • Published also in French under the title: Métamorphoses : dans l'atelier de Rodin
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Rodin: Metamorphoses / Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Rodin's world of plaster / Catherine Chevillot -- "In the studio of the world..." / Véronique Mattiussi -- Reassembled profiles of Rodin's method: "understanding is a long and difficult process" / Nathalie Bondil -- When Rodin would write on his works / Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Rodin and his models: comedy or curtain-up / Hélène Pinet -- The photographers: Eugène Druet and Pierre Choumoff -- Breathing life into stone: Rodin and his marble statues / François Blanchetière -- Rodin's bronze sculpture: capturing his vision, perpetuating his legacy / Daphne Barbour and Lisha Deming Glinsman -- Max Stern's Rodin bronzes: a Montreal story / Sylvain Cordier -- The burghers of Vancouver: interview with Denys Arcand and Adad Hannah / Catherine Bédard -- Truman Howe Bartlett: "Auguste Rodin," The American architect and building news, vol. XXV, no. I-X, January-June 1889 / introduction by Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Visits to the studio / texts collected and introduced by Sophie Biass-Fabiani
Control code
913123709
Dimensions
37 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9788874397150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: Library's copy lacks errata slip.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)913123709
Label
Metamorphoses in Rodin's studio, edited by Nathalie Bondil with Sophie Biass-Fabiani
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogue of a traveling exhibition held at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, May 30-October 18, 2015; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, November 21, 2015-March 13, 2016; Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, May 16-September 5, 2016
  • "This exhibition is a production of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, in collaboration with the Musée Rodin, Paris."--Title page verso
  • Errata slip inserted
  • Published also in French under the title: Métamorphoses : dans l'atelier de Rodin
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Rodin: Metamorphoses / Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Rodin's world of plaster / Catherine Chevillot -- "In the studio of the world..." / Véronique Mattiussi -- Reassembled profiles of Rodin's method: "understanding is a long and difficult process" / Nathalie Bondil -- When Rodin would write on his works / Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Rodin and his models: comedy or curtain-up / Hélène Pinet -- The photographers: Eugène Druet and Pierre Choumoff -- Breathing life into stone: Rodin and his marble statues / François Blanchetière -- Rodin's bronze sculpture: capturing his vision, perpetuating his legacy / Daphne Barbour and Lisha Deming Glinsman -- Max Stern's Rodin bronzes: a Montreal story / Sylvain Cordier -- The burghers of Vancouver: interview with Denys Arcand and Adad Hannah / Catherine Bédard -- Truman Howe Bartlett: "Auguste Rodin," The American architect and building news, vol. XXV, no. I-X, January-June 1889 / introduction by Sophie Biass-Fabiani -- Visits to the studio / texts collected and introduced by Sophie Biass-Fabiani
Control code
913123709
Dimensions
37 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9788874397150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
MU: Library's copy lacks errata slip.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)913123709

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