The Life of Forms in Art
Publish date: September 9th 1992
Publisher: Zone Books
Edition language: English
Early Gothic figure from the cathedral at Naumburg Henri Focillon (1881-1943) was an art historian of great repute and professor at the Sorbonne and later at the Collège de France. He died in the USA while teaching at Yale and working for the cause of Free France, then under the Nazi heel. Of hi...