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Gaudier-Brzeska

(French ɡodjebʒɛska)
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(Biography) Henri (ɑ̃ri), original name Henri Gaudier. 1891–1915, French vorticist sculptor
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Such pathos is absent from the work of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, one of the Modernist sculptors who, in the early twentieth century, rejected Rodin's reliance on assistant carvers.
A Henri Gaudier-Brzeska was a young French sculptor who worked in Cardiff Paris and London and who was killed at the front in 1915 aged 23.
] whose work I like exceedingly', and mentioning in the same letter the work of Lewis, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, and Jacob Epstein.
Laetitia Badaut Haussmann's Daybed, DB16, 2016, is a low, flat-tiled floor piece, like a loud checkered Minimalist sculpture; its colors correspond to those in a painting (by Bryan Pearce) in the collection, while the work itself serves as a base for a posthumous bronze cast of a 1912 ornamental mask by Henri Gaudier-Brzeska. The largest commission, Spiral stair case, 2016, takes this relationship to a more playful level: A duplicate of the stairs at Kettle's Yard, it has three figurative bronzes by Gaudier-Brzeska punctuated alternatively by Sinsel's eyeglasses and other objects arranged on the steps.
Paintings include works by Cezanne, Van Gogh, George Stubbs, Edwin Landseer, John Constable, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, John Frederick Lewis, and C.
Head of Ezra Pound by the French artist Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, which is
I am particularly interested in the gap marked by the First World War in Pound's poetics, its "gigantic stupidity" (A Memoir of Gaudier-Brzeska 53), and the death of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska (1891-1915), in Hugh Kenner's words, "the archetypal war casualty" (259).
The Raven features selected works from The New Art Gallery Walsall collections including works by Jacob Epstein, Lucian Freud, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Geoffrey Ireland, Isabel Rawsthorne, Graham Sutherland and Eugene Joseph Verboeckhoven.
The title of Luiselli's first novel derives from Ezra Pound's poem "In a Station of the Metro," which reads in its entirety: "The apparition of these faces in the crowd; / Petals on a wet, black bough." As we learn from the novel, Pound wrote the poem after seeing a flash of his friend Henri Gaudier-Brzeska in the subway--he'd died in the trenches some months before.
Thus Adam came to Harewood House, standing initially in a room with drawings by Epstein himself, Henry Moore and Henri Gaudier-Brzeska.
Through Pound, Rodker was introduced to the Vorticists, the English avant-garde movement spearheaded by Wyndham Lewis and inspired by Italian Futurism; other members of the group were Henri Gaudier-Brzeska and Edward Wadsworth.
Highlighting Vanessa Bell's work with Omega fashion and Duncan Grant's creation of theatrical designs as well as the contributions of under-acknowledged members of the Omega collaborative such as Winifred Gill, and non-Bloomsbury artists such as Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, the catalogue publishes designs for rugs, printed linens, tableware, vases, marquetry, lampstands, painted furniture, embroideries, painted screens, and theater backdrops; an appendix provides a complete pictorial inventory of Omega designs held by the Courtauld, including some fascinating sketches for full interiors, lamp shades, and toys.