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Paul Morrow Mount

 (1922 - 2009)
Paul Morrow Mount was active/lived in England, Nigeria.  Paul Mount is known for geometric wood sculpture, abstraction, painting, architectural design.

Paul Morrow Mount

On one hand, the sculptures of Paul Mount displayed the cool geometries of classic modernism; on the other, something much less urbane - more like the firm-footed vitality of Yoruba wood-carving. Mount, who has died aged 86, created a distinctive fusion of these qualities. From his large, wood sculptures of the late 1950s through to his prolific series of abstract, cast-iron and bronze works from the 1960s onward, to the mirror-like pieces in stainless steel he was preparing for exhibition this year, he combined a passion for formal clarity with an instinct for sculptural power and presence.

Mount's quiet demeanour belied a prodigious creative output. He also produced architectural designs, painted, published novels  ...  Displaying 750 of 5399 characters.

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About  Paul Morrow Mount

Born:  1922 - Newton Abbot, Devon, England
Died:   2009 - Nancherro, England
Known for:  geometric wood sculpture, abstraction, painting, architectural design