Life in bronze : Lawrence M. Ludtke, sculptor / Amy L. Bacon.

A disciple of Classical sculpture in a time of pervasive abstract modernism, Lawrence M. Ludtke (1929-2007) of Houston imbued his creations with a sense of movement and realism through his attention to detail, anatomy, and proportion. As a skilled athlete who played professional baseball for the Bro...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bacon, Amy L., 1969-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, 2013.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Joe and Betty Moore Texas art series ; no. 16.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Reflections from two friends
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Paintbrushes and fastballs
  • An awakening
  • A guiding hand from the past
  • Herman, heroes, and legends
  • Return to Aggieland
  • Brothers again
  • Tee times and brushstrokes
  • Texas ties
  • A monumental relationship between patriots
  • Epilogue
  • The major sculptures.