22, radiograph) or by mechanical joins. ... Finally, the plugged, repaired surface ( diagram A 13) is finely chased. ... Alternatively the surface may be lightly wire- brushed to create a light- catching, textural effect and sense of movement (e.g Venus ... The indirect lost wax method was widely practised in classical Greece for large bronze sculptures (MaTTUSCH 1996) and ... study on Giambologna suggests it was his preferred method of casting small figurative sculpture ( STURMAN 2001).
|Title||:||Renaissance and Baroque bronzes from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge|
|Author||:||Victoria Avery, Jo Dillon|