Renaissance sculpture
Sculpture is the branch of the visual arts that operates in three dimensions. It is one of the plastic arts. Durable sculptural processes originally used carving (the removal of material) and modellin...
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The Making of a Roman Silver Cup
Ancient Roman silversmiths developed their craft to the highest levels of refinement and beauty. Applying fire and basic tools to the shaping of precious metals, many of their sophisticated techniques...
Juan Bautista Vázquez the Elder
The wall reliefs and sculptures in this room are of biblical events and are thought to have been done by Juan Bautista Vazquez the Elder, Diego de Velasco an...
Andrea Sansovino
La Basilica della S. Casa di Loreto (Ancona), risalente nel nucleo più antico al XIII secolo, è uno squisito esempio di basilica - fortezza. Le rocchette (...
Raffaello da Montelupo
website: http://digitalrainbowproductions.weebly.com La basilica è detta anche Eudossiana in quanto venne fatta ricostruire per volere di Eudossia, moglie de...
Antonello Gagini
Cari amici, a distanza di poche ore dalla pubblicazione del video sulla Bella madre di Gesù, magnifica opera d'arte di Antonello Gagini, ho il piacere di ric...
Agostino di Duccio
Prima opera architettonica di Leon Battista Alberti, fu iniziata nel 1447 trasformando la preesistente chiesa di San Francesco in Tempio-Mausoleo per il Sign...
Francesco Brambilla
The entire complex of Villa Litta was designed to the 1585 by Pirro I Visconti Borromeo, who became a place of delight belonged hitherto used for agricultura...
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Sculture del Rinascimento italiano.
Giuliano da Sangallo
website: http://digitalrainbowproductions.weebly.com La basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, conosciuta anche come Santa Maria della neve o come Basilica liberi...
Lorenzo Ghiberti
from the Doors of Paradise, 1st in a series of 4.
Ancient Greek sculpture
Ancient Greek sculpture is the sculpture of Ancient Greece. Modern scholarship identifies three major stages. They were used to depict the battles, mythology, and rulers of the land known as Ancient...
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Japanese sculpture
The sculpture of Japan started from the clay figure. Japanese sculpture received the influence of the Silk Road culture in the 5th century, and received a strong influence from Chinese sculpture after...
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Assyrian art and architecture
The architecture of Mesopotamian is the ancient architecture of the region of the Tigris–Euphrates river system (also known as Mesopotamia), encompassing several distinct cultures and spanning a perio...
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Roman sculpture
The study of Roman sculpture is complicated by its relation to Greek sculpture. Many examples of even the most famous Greek sculptures, such as the Apollo Belvedere and Barberini Faun, are known only ...
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Romanesque art
Romanesque art is the art of Europe from approximately 1000 AD to the rise of the Gothic style in the 13th century, or later, depending on region.The preceding period is usually known as the Pre-Roma...
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Gothic art
Gothic art was a style of Medieval art that developed in Northern France out of Romanesque art in the 12th century AD, led by the concurrent development of Gothic architecture. It spread to all of W...
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Sculpture of the United States
The history of sculpture in the United States begins in the 1600s "with the modest efforts of craftsmen who adorned gravestones, Bible boxes, and various utilitarian objects with simple low-relief dec...
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Crucifix (Michelangelo)
Two different crucifixes, or strictly wooden corpus figures for crucifixes, are attributed to the High Renaissance master Michelangelo, although neither is universally accepted as his. Both are rela...
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Heroic nudity
Heroic nudity or ideal nudity is a concept in classical scholarship to describe the use of nudity in classical sculpture to indicate that a sculpture's apparently mortal human subject is in fact a her...
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Bocca della Verità
La Bocca della Verità (English: the Mouth of Truth) is an image, carved from Pavonazzo marble, of a man-like face, located in the portico of the church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin in Rome, Italy. ...
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Apollo (Michelangelo)
The Apollo, Apollo-David, David-Apollo, or Apollino is a 1.46 m unfinished marble sculpture by Michelangelo that dates from approximately 1530. It now stands in the Bargello museum in Florence.
Th...
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Atlas Slave
The Atlas Slave is a 2.77m high marble statue by Michelangelo, dated to 1525–30. It is one of the 'Prisoners', the series of unfinished sculptures for the tomb of Pope Julius II. It is now held in the...
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