Guidelines for the Technical Examination of Bronze Sculpture
ISBN: PB: 9781606066904, Getty Publications, August 2023
518 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm, 468 colour illus., 80 charts, 15 diagrams
Since the fourth millennium BCE, bronze has been the preferred medium for some of the most prestigious and sacred works of art. But only through interdisciplinary research can the fabrication of these extraordinary objects be properly investigated, i...
Craftsman Revealed Adriaen De Vries, Sculptor in Bronze
ISBN: HB: 9780892369195, Getty Publications, September 2008
352 pp., 26.7x20.3 cm, 100 colour illus., 220 black&white illus.
Dutch sculptor Adriaen de Vries (1556-1626) spent much of his life working for the most discerning royal courts of the age, including that of Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II in Prague. A master of composition and technique, De Vries was relatively unkno...