The Casting of Four Equestrian Groups for Arlington Bridge in Washington, D.C.: A Gift of the People of Italy to the People of the United States of America
Italian National Handicrafts and Small Industries Organization (E.N.A.P.I.), 1951 - Bronze founding - 44 pages
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20 feet alloy American artists American sculptors ancient Roman applied Arlington Memorial Bridge art castings Battaglia Benvenuto Cellini bolting BRIDGE IN WASHINGTON bronze surface previously cast in Milan cast in Rome casting and gilding CASTING OF FOUR cire-perdue crates crucibles delivery difficult disassembled EQUESTRIAN GROUPS equestrian statue Etruscans Fonderia FOUR EQUESTRIAN four foundries four groups four monuments Fraser Friedlander Ghiberti ghiere gift gilded surface gilding operations Group cast groups were assembled Handicrafts and Small Industry and Commerce Institute of Metallurgy Italian Government Italy Italy's Lagana foundries Leghorn Lincoln Memorial Circle liquefied Marinelli foundry Milan and Florence Ministry of Industry molten metal mould Naples foundries NATIONAL HANDICRAFTS oxygen-acetylene process planned to cast plaster casts Potomac river pouring channels Quicksilver evaporating rasping Rome and Naples Rome University's Institute sculptors Small Industries Supervision and testing Technical Superintendent thin gold foils tion TYPE OF BRONZE type of gilding United various sections weld zinc