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Julio Gonzalez

Matter-space-body and spirit. I want to build with the space that represents for me a real material.

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Emblematic figure of the artistic creation of the first half of the twentieth century and father of the iron sculpture, Julio Gonzalez has had a considerable influence on contemporary sculpture. He is born in Barcelona in 1876 into a family of goldsmiths and blacksmith art. He apprentices in the family workshop (1891-1898). The young man exhibits decorative art objects and jewelry in different . . .

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Single work Single work de Gonzalez Julio : Round buttons
Round buttons
1925-1930 Set of 4 original round silver plated metal buttons. Certificate by Mrs. V. Grimminger in process
Single work Single work de Gonzalez Julio : Oval buttons
Oval buttons
1925-30 Set of 4 original oval buttons with two holes. Copper enamelled, coppered colors. Certificate by Mrs. V. Grimminger in process
Single work Single work de Gonzalez Julio : Bracelet
1925-1930 Original bracelet made of 8 half-spheres in blue enamelled copper. Certificate by Mrs. V. Grimminger in process
Single work Single work de Gonzalez Julio : Necklace
1925-1930 Original necklace made of 17 half-spheres in rosy-red enamelled copper. Certificate by Mrs. V. Grimminger in process

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* « Les dessins », Josette Gibert, Bernard Dorival, 9 volumes thématiques, Ed. Carmen Martinez, Paris, 1975 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • « Julio Gonzalez, Mon père », Roberta Gonzalez, Ed. Galerie de France, 1959
  • « Julio Gonzalez », Vicente Aguilera Cerni, Ed. dell’Ateneo, Rome, 1962
  • « Julio Gonzalez », Pierre Descargues, Ed. Le Musée de Poche, Paris, 1971
  • « Gonzalez : Itinerario de una Dinastia », V. Aguilera Cerni, Ed. Poligrafa, 197
  • « Julio Gonzalez : Sculpture & Drawings », R. E. Krauss, Ed. Pace Gallery, 1981
  • « J. G.: 1876-1942 : Plastiken, Zeich ….. », cat., Ed. Akademie der Kunste, 1983
  • « Gonzalez-Picasso dialogue », collectif, Ed. R. M. N., Paris, 1999
  • « Julio Gonzalez : A retrospective exhibition », cat., Ed. Art Focus-Dickinson, 2002
  • « J. G. - collection de l'IVAM », cat. Fond. Vierny - Musée Maillol, Ed. Hazan, 2004
  • « J. Gonzalez - Coll. du MNAM », collectif, Ed. C. G. Pompidou, Paris, 2007
To read from the artist :
  • « H. Hartung dialogue avec J. G. », C. Stoullig, Ed. C. Pompidou, Paris, 1991
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Mouvements de l'art

  • + CUBISM / 1907-1925 / Robert Delaunay, Marcel Duchamp, Charles Dufresne, Jacques Lipchitz, Jean Metzinger, etc.
  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
All art movements

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