Art and Architecture of Ireland
Irish sculptors have made a significant contribution to the development of their art form both within and outside Ireland. This volume affords the unique opportunity to explore four centuries of their work. Biographies of individual artists and analytical assessments are augmented by a series of thematic essays establishing a context for the practice of sculpture throughout the country north and south.
Paul Mellon Centre, 9780300179217, 600pp.
Publication Date: December 16, 2014
About the Author
Paula Murphy is associate professor at University College Dublin, where she lectures in art history, specializing in art of the modern period. She has a particular interest in sculpture and has published widely on Irish sculpture, notably Nineteenth-Century Irish Sculpture: Native Genius Reaffirmed, published by Yale University Press in 2010.