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story of sculpture

Agnes Allen

story of sculpture

by Agnes Allen

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompleted by John Cottrell, illustrated by Jack Allen.
    ContributionsCottrell, John.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB60 .A55 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p.
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5578090M
    LC Control Number67090817

    Italian Renaissance Sculpture (c) The Italian Renaissance was inspired by the "rediscovery" of, and reverence for, the arts of Classical Antiquity, especially in the field of architecture and sculpture. Renaissance art was also coloured by a strong belief in Humanism and the nobility of Man. It began in Florence, being inspired by individuals such as the architect Filippo. Art genre: new releases and popular books, including Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know by Samira Ahmed, Funny Weather: Art in an Emergency by Olivia Laing, Yo.

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This is the story of sculpture through the ages and around the world. It illustrates and explains materials, tools, techniques, and features the brilliant work of the great sculptors through history. Included are the Stone Age figures, ancient Egyptian reliefs, Greek statues and sculptures from Roman history, images of Indian deities, and the great terracotta army discovered in China/5(3).

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