Saturday, October 25, 2014

Anastacio Caedo (Sculpture)

was born in Batangas 1907 died 1990. (Classical sculpture and statuary, monuments) Entered UP School of Fine Arts, 1925 while taking high school at the Mla University. Won all the major awards in the yearly school competitions . Assisted his professor, sculptor Guillermo Tolentino, then fresh from studies in Italy, in most of Tolentino’s landmark commission, like the UP oblation; the Bonifacio Monument in Caloocan; the lifesize figure of Pres Ramon Magsaysay at the GSIS lobby in Arroceros; the Rizal Monument in front of the Rizal Provincial Capitol; the Shaw Monument at Shaw Blvd, Mandaluyong; and all the dancing figures at the Malacañang Palace Reception and musical Hall. After WW II, established himself as a major sculptor. Recd commissions from the Society of Jesus, Starting with a 14-ft statue of St. Thomas More for the Ateneo College of Law in Padre Faura, and eight other major works. In 1951, also joined the faculty of the UP School of Fine Arts, serving the school for 20 years. Produced representational sculpture, mainly monuments of national heroes and successful Filipino politicians, businessmen, and educators, raging from full figures to busts. Idealized the appearance of his subjects, but injected vitality and movement into his works. Most popular of his works ar the seven life-size figures of Gen Douglas MacArthur and company of polo Red Beach, Leyte’ the Benigno Aquino Monument at the corner of Ayala Avenue and Paseo de Roxas, 1986; and the yearly trophies of the Film Academy of the Phil. From 1925-29 accumulated eight certificates of recognition and six medals. Won the Phil Natl Heroes Day competition gold medal in 1920. His and won top awards in 1931 and 1932. Also won 2nd prize in the sculpture competition of the AAP, 1952. [HAAP-SP]
Chinese man Sculpture
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23.5 x 17.5 x 11.5
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Male Sculpture
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30.5 x 21 x 10.5
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Woman Sculpture
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15 x 12 x 6.5
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Hon. Gil Montilla
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30 x 20 x 10.25
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Filipina Sculpture
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27 x 20 x 10
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Male Sculpture
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31 x 21 x 11
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Woman Sculpture
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14.5 x 11.75 x 6.5
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Jose Rizal
Plaster and Parish
31.5 x 19.75 x 12
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Eugenio Perez
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30 x 22 x 11.5
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Jose Rizal
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31.5 x 17 x 8
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Male Head
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17 x 8 x 14
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Jose P. Laurel
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31.5 x 20 x 11
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Cornello Villareal
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29.5 x 21 x 11.5
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Mayor Castello (Talisay Batangas)
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30 x 19 x 11.5
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MALAKAS AT MAGANDA
Stone
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29" x 7.5"
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Priest Sculpture
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33 x 27 x 16
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Woman’s Head
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25.25 x 8.75 x 8.75
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Woman’s Head
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19 x 8.5 x 8.5
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Woman
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27 x 7.5 x 8
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Man Sculpture
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11.5 x 5 x 4
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