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Lee Lawrie's prairie deco : history in stone at the Nebraska state capitol

Author: Gregory Paul Harm
Publisher: Omaha, NE : LeeLawrie.com, [2018] ©2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 4th editionView all editions and formats
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Just as a sculptor chips away each piece of stone to uncover a work of art, author Greg Harm has been chipping away at Lee Lawrie's catalog raisonne for the past two decades, going where no art scholar has gone before. From the Atlas in Rockefeller Center to the WWI Memorial in Pasadena, California, the humble "Dean of American Architectural Sculptors" has created countless unsigned works. This fourth edition,  Read more...
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Named Person: Lee Lawrie; Lee Lawrie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Paul Harm
ISBN: 9780983903093 0983903093 9780983903062 0983903069
OCLC Number: 1031706762
Notes: "Nebraska Statehood 150th anniversary edition."
Description: 271 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Responsibility: Gregory Paul Harm.

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Just as a sculptor chips away each piece of stone to uncover a work of art, author Greg Harm has been chipping away at Lee Lawrie's catalog raisonne for the past two decades, going where no art scholar has gone before. From the Atlas in Rockefeller Center to the WWI Memorial in Pasadena, California, the humble "Dean of American Architectural Sculptors" has created countless unsigned works. This fourth edition, called the Nebraska Statehood's 150th Anniversary edition, of Lee Lawrie's Prairie Deco: History in Stone at the Nebraska State Capitol holds the most recent discoveries of Lawrie's works as well as breathtaking pictures of his largest commission where Art Deco meets the prairie and in which Democracy is illustrated-- the Nebraska State Capitol -- Back cover.

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