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" The chisel of the sculptor,' as Mr Thomson justly remarks, * may add immense value to a block of marble, and the cameo may become of great price from the labour bestowed, but art offers no example wherein the cost of the material is so greatly enhanced... "
A treatise upon wire, its manufacture and uses, embracing comprehensive ... - Page 16
by J. Bucknall Smith - 1891 - 347 pages
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Time and timekeepers

Adam Thomson - Antiques & Collectibles - 1842
...four thousand of them weighing scarcely more than an ounce, while the cost frequently exceeds 1000. The chisel of the sculptor may add immense value to...marble, and the cameo may become of great price from the labour bestowed, but art offers no example wherein the cost of the material is so greatly enhanced...
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Chambers's information for the people, ed. by W. and R. Chambers

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1856
...often more than 10001 ' The chisel of the sculptor,' as Mr Thomson justly remarks, * may add ImmeaJt value to a block of marble, and the cameo may become of fnti price from the labour bestowed, but art offers no example vlunta the cost of the material Is so...
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Chambers's Information for the People, Volume 1

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1860
...ounce, but cost often more than 1000 1 ' The chisel d the sculptor,' as Mr Thomson Justly remarks, ' may add Immense value to a block of marble, and the cameo may become of pre^ price from the Labour bestowed, but art offers no eiample wberein the coat of the material ia...
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Natural history & sport in Moray

Charles St. John, Edward J. Wood, Cosmo Innes - Hunting - 1866 - 323 pages
...a single ounce, but cost often more than 1,0001. "The chisel of the sculptor," says Mr. Thompson, " may add immense value to a block of marble, and the cameo may become of great price for the labour bestowed ; but art offers no example wherein the cost of the material is so enhanced...
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A pamphlet and price list [of clocks and watches].

E. Pulcifer - Clock and watch makers - 1874 - 82 pages
...than a single ounce, but cost some hundreds of pounds. " The chips of a sculptor," says Mr. Thompson, "may add immense value to a block of marble, and the cameo may become of great price for the labour bestowed ; but art offers no example where the cost of the material is so enhanced by...
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