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MESSERSCHMIDT AND MODERNITY. Antonia Bostrom. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2012. 80 pp. with 52 ills. (46 col.). 24 x 19 cm. LC 2011-50622 ISBN 9780892369744 In English.
Showcases the intriguingly unconventional series of Character Heads created by prominent German sculptor Franz Xaver Messerschmidt (1736-1783) during the last 13 years of his life along with sculptures, paintings, drawings and photographs by Schiele, Kokoschka, Bacon, Nauman, Sherman, Rainer, Cragg, Paolozzi and other modern and contemporary figures whose emotionally charged works attest to the enduring influence of the German artist's work.
Artist(s):Messerschmidt, Franz Xaver
Indexing: Western, Europe, International (Western Style) — Germany — Several Periods, 1600-1800 — Sculpture, Several Media
Plans: 73,75,71
Worldwide Number: 077158
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