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Sculpture Sculp"ture (?; 135), n. [L. sculptura: cf. F.
1. The art of carving, cutting, or hewing wood, stone, metal,
etc., into statues, ornaments, etc., or into figures, as
of men, or other things; hence, the art of producing
figures and groups, whether in plastic or hard materials.
2. Carved work modeled of, or cut upon, wood, stone, metal,
There, too, in living sculpture, might be seen The
mad affection of the Cretan queen. --Dryden.
SculptureSculpture Sculp"ture (?; 135), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Sculptured; p. pr. & vb. n. Sculpturing.]
To form with the chisel on, in, or from, wood, stone, or
metal; to carve; to engrave.
Sculptured tortoise (Zo["o]l.), a common North American
wood tortoise (Glyptemys insculpta). The shell is marked
with strong grooving and ridges which resemble sculptured
Meaning of Sculptures from wikipedia
- large sculptures
, too expensive
for private individuals
to create, were usually
or politics. Those cultures whose sculptures
- paid for sculptures
Giacometti's L'Homme au doigt
for $141.3m at Christie's in May 2015, the highest price
for any sculpture
- full-sized model
of the sculpture
, most often
a non-drying oil-based clay such as Plasticine model
for smaller sculptures
or for sculptures
to be developed
- completed. Only a small number
of the original sculptures remain
in situ. Most of the surviving sculptures
are at the Acropolis Museum
- more than twice
life-size. This is a list of colossal statues
and other sculptures
that were created, mostly
or all carved, and remain
in situ. This list...
- (Gr****: Γλυπτά του Παρθενώνα, lit. "sculptures
of the Parthenon"), are a collection
Gr**** marble sculptures
- Some sculptures
are created directly
or carving; others
are ****embled, built together
and fired, welded, molded, or cast. Sculptures
- The Terracotta
Army is a collection
of terracotta sculptures depicting
of Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor
of China. It is a form of funerary...
in which Hercules appears several times
sizes. Pedimental sculptures
in the United States Pedimental sculptures
- This is a list of sculptures
in Notre-Dame de Paris. Stone, copper, and bronze
statues, including statues
of the twelve Apostles