National Gallery of Art  /  Jean-Antoine Houdon Sculptor of the Enlightenment

This book is the most detailed catalogue to date of work by Jean-Antoine Houdon, the famous “Sculptor of the Enlightenment.”

  • The most detailed catalogue to date of work by Houdon, the famous “Sculptor of the Enlightenment.”
  • Catalogue entry 63 features a bust of Napoleon Bonaparte.
  • A detail of a catalogue entry shows the information typeset in the font Scala.
  • The second spread of a catalogue entry shows a bust of Houdon’s daughter Claudine.
  • Two marble sculptures, “Winter” and “Summer” oppose each other in this spare but dramatic layout.
  • A detail of the many levels of information included in this comprehensive catalogue.

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Publication

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Publication