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Isamu Noguchi : stones and paper

Author: Isamu NoguchiHiro NaritaSteve Burns, (Documentary television producer)Linda HuntPictures and Words (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This detailed documentary examines the distinguished life and career of a prolific Japanese-American sculptor, best known for his naturalistic designs of open space. Earlier works, including the famous Noguchi 'heads, ' are discussed within the context of his apprenticeship under the father of modern sculpture, Constantin Brancusi. Ceramics, furniture, interiors, and gardens designed by Noguchi reflect his Japanese  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Biography
Named Person: Isamu Noguchi; Isamu Noguchi
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Isamu Noguchi; Hiro Narita; Steve Burns, (Documentary television producer); Linda Hunt; Pictures and Words (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 36800081
Notes: "An American masters special."
"FFH 6936."
Credits: Director/cameraman, Hiro Narita ; executive producer/editor, William Smock ; producer, Steve Burns ; writer, Sharon Wood ; composer, Larry London.
Performer(s): Narrator, Linda Hunt.
Description: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Stones and paper
American masters (Television program)
Responsibility: a Pictures & Words production in association with Thirteen-WNET.

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"This detailed documentary examines the distinguished life and career of a prolific Japanese-American sculptor, best known for his naturalistic designs of open space. Earlier works, including the famous Noguchi 'heads, ' are discussed within the context of his apprenticeship under the father of modern sculpture, Constantin Brancusi. Ceramics, furniture, interiors, and gardens designed by Noguchi reflect his Japanese ethnic roots and his fondness for Japanese artistic tradition.--Container.

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