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Jacob Epstein, sculptor.

Richard Buckle

Jacob Epstein, sculptor.

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Published by Faber and Faber in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epstein, Sir Jacob, -- 1880-1959.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination448 p. :
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16665769M

    Epstein was born in , the son of Polish Jewish refugees in New York’s Lower East Side. He moved to Paris aged 22 where he studied at the Académie Julian and the École des Beaux-Arts before settling in England and becoming a British citizen in In London, Epstein was involved with a bohemian and artistic crowd reflected in his work.


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And indeed, public controversy dogged his career to an exceptional and at times debilitating extent. The sculpture of Epstein: with a complete catalogue User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

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Posted on Ap in architecture, Hidden Gems, The sculptor himself wanted to portray figures with realism, to have them contain deep human feeling rather than just being decoration on architecture. Epstein fought to have them restored, claiming this was blatant vandalism, but they were.

For those interested in hearing more about the artist, the Electric Cinema will be showing Jacob Epstein: Rebel Angel, a documentary about the life and work of the sculptor, on Thursday 3rd August. The screening is part of the Shock & Gore Festival and includes an introduction from Birmingham Museums Trust Curator, Lisa Beauchamp.

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Ina book was published of conversations between Jacob Epstein and Arnold L Heshell: The Sculptor Speaks. In it, Epstein discusses his views of the traditional romantic hierarchy subjugating modelling to carving for its direct handling of the medium.

Epstein argues: “modelling seems to me to be the most genuinely creative. Sir Jacob Epstein’s reputation as a sculptor rests chiefly on his prolific output of exuberant and expressive portraits and, to an extent, has been consolidated by the frequent controversy attending the realisation of a number of his monumental works and major commissions.

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He was both an outstanding sculptor of monuments and the best portrait sculptor of his day. Read the full-text online edition of The Sculptor Speaks: Jacob Epstein to Arnold L.

Haskell, a Series of Conversations on Art (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Sculptor Speaks: Jacob Epstein to Arnold L. Jacob Epstein was born on the Lower East Side of New York City, on November 10 th, His parents emigrated from Poland to New York in the s. Jacob's father became a successful businessman and eventually owned many tenements.

There were five children in the family. Jacob had a sickly childhood and spent almost two years sick at home.

Jacob Epstein is the author of Wild Oats ( pdf rating, 16 ratings, 4 reviews), Let There Be Sculpture ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews, publish /5.Artwork page download pdf ‘Jacob and the Angel’, Sir Jacob Epstein, –1 on display at Tate Britain.

Here Epstein depicts a passage from the Book of Genesis in the Bible. Jacob wrestles through the night with an unknown attacker, who eventually overpowers him. In the morning, he realises he has been fighting God and his own conscience.

Epstein shows Jacob exhausted, being held up by an angel.The final photo-essay by Dr Nick Maroudas on Ebook Epstein’s public sculptures around London. The series begins here. Epstein lived at no. 18 Hyde Park Gate, and it says much for the civic pride of this ultra-respectable neighbourhood that he was twice commissioned to make a sculpture for the Park.