Birds, Art & Design
Author: Larry Barth
Publisher/Date: Stackpole Books (c. 2015) First Edition, stated.
Format/Condition: New hardcover book with dust jacket in Near Fine condition: lightly bumped at bottom corner, barely noticeable. 220 pages. Dimensions: 8 1/2 11 1/4 inches. Profusely illustrated in color.
Description: Legendary bird carver Larry Barth has created a stunning retrospective of his life's work, including sculptures from museum exhibits and rarely seen pieces from private collections. This is a must-have book for every bird lover, carver, and anyone who appreciates fine sculptural art.
Includes finely detailed sculptures in wood shown in up-close photographs. Includes his early work, the Ward world-class winners, and his most recent pieces. Barth shares insights on how he conceives, designs, and executes his blue-ribbon masterpieces.