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American sculpture

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

American sculpture

a catalogue of the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Published by Distributed by New York Graphic Society in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sculpture, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Albert TenEyck Gardner.
    ContributionsGardner, Albert Ten Eyck, comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB205 .N38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5940207M
    LC Control Number65010579

    Sculpture - Sculpture - Materials: Any material that can be shaped in three dimensions can be used sculpturally. Certain materials, by virtue of their structural and aesthetic properties and their availability, have proved especially suitable. The most important of these are stone, wood, metal, clay, ivory, and plaster. There are also a number of materials of secondary importance and . Required Cookies & Technologies. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for .


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