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Journal of Croatian Studies - Volume XXIV - 1983
By Joza Vrljičak
Published on 04/4/2009

The 1983 issue of the Journal of Croatian Studies was fully devoted to the most famous Croatian sculptor, Ivan Mestrovic (1883-1962). The volume features three texts by the sculptor as well as articles by Ante Kadic, Bogdan Raditsa, Christopher Spalatin, Ivan’s son Matthew Mestrovic, Karlo Mirth, among others. The volume has 216 pages including 36 plates.

Table of Contents

Ivan Mestrovic - Drawing by Josip Turkalj, 1967

 Ivan Mestovic - self-portrait
 Marija Mestrovic 


Volume XXIV 1983

Annual Review of the Croatian Academy of America, Inc. New York, N.Y.


o        Ivan Meštrović - Michelangelo

o        Ivan Meštrović - On Religious Art

o        Ivan Meštrović - Razgovor Starca Milovana S Narodom Uoči Proslave Njegove Godišnjice - Conversation of old Man Milovan with the People—On the eve of his Anniversary - Translated by Antun Nizeteo and Marvin Tatum

o        Michael Mulnix - Meštrović in Vienna

o        Laurence Schmeckebier - Meštrović as a Sculptor in America

o        Dean A. Porter - New Observations on Ivan Meštrović

o        Ante Kadić - A Literary Profile of Ivan Meštrović

o        Joseph E. O'Connor - "Vatra i Pepeo" - The Unpublished Memoirs of Ivan Meštrović

o        Bogdan Raditsa - Meštrović's Significance in the Formation of Yugoslavia in 1918

o        Christopher Spalatin - My Memories of Ivan Meštrović

o        Matthew Meštrović - Meštrović's American Experience

o        May Lewis - Meštrović

o        Karlo Mirth - Meštrović In America: 'Living from the Clod of Croatian Soil Attached to his Roots' - From My Memories of Meštrović

o        Meštrović Collections In Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Compiled by Kathleen Orillion

o        Documents - Ivan Šubašić on his Negotiations with Tito and Stalin during October and November 1944

o        Chronicle - Report on the Juraj Križanić Symposium Held in Zagreb at the Yugoslav Academy of Arts and Sciences 14 September, 1983

o        The Croatian Academy of America - The Twenty-Ninth Annual General Assembly

o        Notes on the Contributors


Well of life by Ivan Mestrovic, 1905, Zagreb


 Mile Gojsalic, Poljica near Omis