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Wagner, Anne Middleton, 1949-

Mother stone : the vitality of modern British sculpture / Anne Middleton Wagner.

New Haven ; Yale University Press, c2005.
London : Yale University Press, c2005.
Physical Description:
ix, 304 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Reference Library
NB468 .W34 2005 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Related Content:
Table of contents
Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for studies in British Art.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Modernism (Art) -- Great Britain.
Mothers in art.
Sculpture, British -- 20th century.

  • The book in embryo
  • The matter of sculpture
  • Stranded
  • "Offensive obtrusiveness"
  • Matter and man
  • Modern art and its philosophy
  • Coda
  • Moore's mother
  • The human thing
  • Drawing a Blank
  • Mother, other, nursling, nothing
  • Base and frame
  • The things we care for
  • Ends and means
  • Woman's work
  • Part and hole
  • Abstraction and the
  • Body politic
  • Stones are full of entrails, bravo, bravo
  • Inside out
  • (de)generation
  • Stupid emotion
  • Genesis: Its Genesis
  • Descent and Dissent
  • Out of Africa
  • Back to Africa
  • Lost objects
  • Notes.