Britannica's Practical Guide to the Arts: Sculpture, 1st Edition

  • Cleo Kuhtz
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  • ISBN-10: 168048365X
  • ISBN-13: 9781680483659
  • DDC: 730.28
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

In this in-depth study, readers examine the materials, tools, methods, styles, and practices that are involved in sculpting and many of the techniques that have been used by accomplished artists who have contributed to sculpture as a fine art, from the marble gods of Phidias to the mobiles by Alexander Calder.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Elements and Principles of Sculptural Design.
2: Materials of Sculpture and Their Conservation and Repair.
3: Methods and Techniques.
4: Forms, Subject Matter, Imagery, and Symbolism of Sculpture.
5: Uses of Sculpture.
6: The History of Sculpture.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.
Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Elements and Principles of Sculptural Design.
2: Materials of Sculpture and Their Conservation and Repair.
3: Methods and Techniques.
4: Forms, Subject Matter, Imagery, and Symbolism of Sculpture.
5: Uses of Sculpture.
6: The History of Sculpture.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.