Read French Bronze Sculpture: 16th-18th Century Materials and Techniques by Francesca Bewer David Bourgarit Jane Bassett Genevi Bresc-Bautier Philippe Malgouyres Guilhem Scherf Online

french-bronze-sculpture-16th-18th-century-materials-and-techniques

The papers in this volume examine the origins and cross-fertilization of ideas and technology related to the making of bronzes in France between the Renaissance and the 18th century from the perspectives chronology, geography and typology. The production of specific sculptors and founders, or of specific works of art are considered in terms of the technology, the documentaThe papers in this volume examine the origins and cross-fertilization of ideas and technology related to the making of bronzes in France between the Renaissance and the 18th century from the perspectives chronology, geography and typology. The production of specific sculptors and founders, or of specific works of art are considered in terms of the technology, the documentation of both the processes and the persons involved e.g. sculptors, founders, merchants, etc. and how these may have impacted the stylistic and technical outcome. Also presented are state-of-the-art research methods and their application to multi-disciplinary studies - including historical and archeological investigations, analytical studies of materials (e.g. metal, core and patina), as well as experimental reconstructions of metallurgical processes....

Title : French Bronze Sculpture: 16th-18th Century Materials and Techniques
Author :
Rating :
ISBN : 9781909492042
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 256 Pages
Status : Available For Download
Last checked : 21 Minutes ago!

French Bronze Sculpture: 16th-18th Century Materials and Techniques Reviews