Contents: Foreword and Acknowledgements; Preface: The Sculptures of Anthony Caro, Karen Wilkin; Figurative and Narrative Sculpture: The Challenge of Caro's Figurative and Narrative Sculptures; Life Class; Moore and the Modern World; Figures of Expression; The Poetry of Abstraction; Sculpture from Art and Life; War and Peace; 'Some loose ends'; Selected Works; Chronology; Select Bibliography; Picture Credits; Index
Julius Bryant is Keeper of Word and Image at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. He curated two exhibitions with Anthony Caro at Kenwood, when he was based there as Director of Museums and Collections for English Heritage. His publications include The Trojan War: Sculptures by Anthony Caro (1994; with John Spurling), Anthony Caro: A Life in Sculpture (2004), and The Complete Works of Barry Martin (2008).
'Like the other books in the series, Bryant's account is refreshingly direct, jargon-free, stylish, and engaging.' TLS 2010