Sunday, February 19, 2017

Happy birthday Constantin Brancusi


February 19, 1876. Constantin Brancusi (February 19, 1876 - March 16, 1957) was a Romanian-born sculptor who made his career in France. As a child he displayed an aptitude for carving wooden farm tools. In this image: Three sculptures by Constantin Brancusi, "The Sorceress", left; "The Muse", center; and "King of Kings" are on display during a preview of the "From Picasso to Pollock: Classics of Modern Art" exhibit at New York's Guggenheim Museum Tuesday, July 1, 2003.

Constantin Brâncuși, Portrait of Mademoiselle Pogany [1], 1912, White marble; limestone block, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia. Exhibited at the 1913 Armory Show.   

Constantin Brâncuși, 1907-08, The Kiss. Exhibited in 1913 at the Armory Show and published in the Chicago Tribune, 25 March 1913

Bird in Space


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