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Marion True, Jerry Podany, "Small Bronze Sculpture from the Ancient World"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at March 27, 2014
Marion True, Jerry Podany, "Small Bronze Sculpture from the Ancient World"

Marion True, Jerry Podany, "Small Bronze Sculpture from the Ancient World"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 1990 | ISBN: 089236176X | English | PDF | 288 pages | 23.76 Mb

Small-scale bronze sculpture from the ancient Mediterranean is reviewed here by fifteen leading scholars and scientists. This collection of essays explores the historical and technical considerations in provenancing and collecting bronzes of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman manufacture.

From Clay to Bronze: A Studio Guide to Figurative Sculpture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 23, 2017
From Clay to Bronze: A Studio Guide to Figurative Sculpture

From Clay to Bronze: A Studio Guide to Figurative Sculpture by Tuck Langland
English | November 1st, 1999 | ISBN: 0823006387 | 208 Pages | PDF | 30.80 MB

Going beyond theory straight to hands-on practice, this studio workbook is devoted to the creation of a large, realistic bronze figure, from initial studies through the complex processes of enlarging, modeling, molding, casting, and finishing. First the book deals with preparing the clay, building the armature, developing the figure study, and enlarging it. Then casting is explored, plaster waste, flexible molds, systems of lost-wax casting, metal chasing, welding, mounting, and patinas. Tips on the maintenance and restoration of bronze sculpture are included.

The Bronze Object in the Middle Ages  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 17, 2016
The Bronze Object in the Middle Ages

The Bronze Object in the Middle Ages
by Ittai Weinryb
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107123615 | 319 Pages | True PDF | 23 MB

This book presents the first full length study in English of monumental bronzes in the Middle Ages.

BBC - The Museum (2007)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 12, 2017
BBC - The Museum (2007)

BBC - The Museum (2007)
PDTV | 608 x 352 | .AVI/XviD @ 1055 Kbps | 10x~29mn | 2.43 GB
Audio: English MP3 126 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Documentary that goes behind the scenes at the British Museum. A curious breed of experts cares for some of the BM's most important and fragile treasures; they are the conservators. Metals conservator Alex Baldwin is giving a makeover to a corroded Roman bronze statue affectionately known as Charlie, Karen Birkholzer is approaching the end of a six-year project conserving Egyptian wall paintings from the tomb of Nebamun, and gallery manager Brendan Moore has a problem with a stuffed monkey.

Sculpture Collections in Early Modern Spain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 19, 2017
Sculpture Collections in Early Modern Spain

Kelley Helmstutler Di Dio, Rosario Coppel - Sculpture Collections in Early Modern Spain
Published: 2013-12-16 | ISBN: 1409469042 | PDF | 480 pages | 2.81 MB

Life in Bronze: Lawrence M. Ludtke, Sculptor  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 5, 2015
Life in Bronze: Lawrence M. Ludtke, Sculptor

Life in Bronze: Lawrence M. Ludtke, Sculptor (Joe and Betty Moore Texas Art Series) by Amy L. Bacon
2013 | ISBN: 1603449434 | English | 128 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Beyond Grief: Sculpture and Wonder in the Gilded Age Cemetery  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 19, 2014
Beyond Grief: Sculpture and Wonder in the Gilded Age Cemetery

Cynthia Mills, "Beyond Grief: Sculpture and Wonder in the Gilded Age Cemetery"
ISBN: 1935623370 | 2013 | EPUB | 288 pages | 15 MB
Peggy Fogelman, Peter Fusco, Marietta Cambareri, "Italian and Spanish Sculpture"

Peggy Fogelman, Peter Fusco, Marietta Cambareri, "Italian and Spanish Sculpture"
Publisher: Getty Trust | 2002 | ISBN: 0892366893 | English | PDF | 352 pages | 77.67 Mb

The present volume focuses on Italian and Spanish sculpture in the Museum’s collection, including such exceptional works as Antico’s Bust of a Young Man, Benvenuto Cellini’s Satyr, Gianlorenzo Bernini’s Boy with a Dragon, Giuliano Finelli’s Bust of a Noblewoman, and Antonio Canova’s Apollo Crowning Himself. In addition to presenting copious information about the history and iconography of the sculptures, much of it based on new findings, Italian and Spanish Sculpture includes detailed discussions of the manufacture, materials, and condition of each work. …

Rebecca Peabody, "Anglo-American Exchange in Postwar Sculpture, 1945–1975"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at March 25, 2014
Rebecca Peabody, "Anglo-American Exchange in Postwar Sculpture, 1945–1975"

Rebecca Peabody, "Anglo-American Exchange in Postwar Sculpture, 1945–1975"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 2011 | ISBN: 1606060694 | English | PDF | 190 pages | 36.5 Mb

Anglo-American Exchange in Postwar Sculpture, 1945–1975 redresses an important art historical oversight. Histories of American and British sculpture are usually told separately, with artists and their work divided by nationality; yet such boundaries obscure a vibrant exchange of ideas, individuals, and aesthetic influences. In reality, the postwar art world saw dynamic interactions between British and American sculptors, critics, curators, teachers, and institutions. …
The Horse and Jockey from Artemision: A Bronze Equestrian Monument of the Hellenistic Period (Repost)

The Horse and Jockey from Artemision: A Bronze Equestrian Monument of the Hellenistic Period (Hellenistic Culture and Society) By Seán Hemingway
2004 | 248 Pages | ISBN: 0520233085 | PDF | 5 MB