The Materials and Methods of Sculpture

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Courier Corporation, 1988 - Art - 416 pages
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"Promises to become a standard reference book." — The Art Digest. Exhaustive, profusely illustrated guide to all of the technical aspects of sculpting in stone, metal, wood, and other materials. The author expertly covers casting, surface treatment, exotic materials such as amber, coal, and even butter! Much more. 281 illustrations.
  

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Contents

THE ANATOMY OF SCULPTURE
1
THE PLASTIC EARTHS
23
PLASTIC
52
CAST
90
METAL
125
SURFACE TREATMENT OF METALS
193
STONE
212
SCULPTURE IN STONE
246
WOOD
284
OTHER SCULPTURAL MATERIALS
312
APPENDIX
359
BIBLIOGRAPHY
369
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