skip to content
Sculpture inside and out Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sculpture inside and out

Author: Malvina Hoffman
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [1939] ©1939
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Part I includes a brief historical outline of sculpture and is enlivened by anecdotes and personal experiences with Rodin, Mestrovic, Brancusi and other famous artists. In Part II Miss Hoffman takes the reader behind the scenes and shows what goes on in the sculptor's studio ... lavishly illustrated with photographs taken in collaboration with experts and technicians"--Cover.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffman, Malvina, 1887-1966.
Sculpture inside and out.
New York, W.W. Norton & Co. [©1939]
(OCoLC)594611646
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malvina Hoffman
OCLC Number: 517773
Description: 330 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Origin of form --
A brief outline of sculpture --
The timelessness of art --
"Having eyes, see ye not?" --
Can sculpture be taught? --
Suggestions for a practical art center --
The sculptor's studio --
Anatomy, the human machine --
Drawing and modeling --
Carving --
Garden and architectural sculpture --
Reliefs and medals --
Animals --
Enlarging and reducing --
Photography and lighting --
Plaster and terra cotta --
Bronze --
Originals or fakes?
Responsibility: Malvina Hoffman.

Abstract:

"Part I includes a brief historical outline of sculpture and is enlivened by anecdotes and personal experiences with Rodin, Mestrovic, Brancusi and other famous artists. In Part II Miss Hoffman takes the reader behind the scenes and shows what goes on in the sculptor's studio ... lavishly illustrated with photographs taken in collaboration with experts and technicians"--Cover.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/517773> # Sculpture inside and out
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "517773" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119016> ; # Sculpture--Technique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/sculpture_technique> ; # Sculpture--Technique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/plastik> ; # Plastik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/bildnerisches_gestalten> ; # Bildnerisches Gestalten
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NB1140> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/730/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/plastische_kunst> ; # Plastische kunst
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/theorie_en_praktijk> ; # Theorie en praktijk
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/sculpture> ; # Sculpture
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/76622007> ; # Malvina Hoffman
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1939" ;
    schema:datePublished "1939" ;
    schema:description "Origin of form -- A brief outline of sculpture -- The timelessness of art -- "Having eyes, see ye not?" -- Can sculpture be taught? -- Suggestions for a practical art center -- The sculptor's studio -- Anatomy, the human machine -- Drawing and modeling -- Carving -- Garden and architectural sculpture -- Reliefs and medals -- Animals -- Enlarging and reducing -- Photography and lighting -- Plaster and terra cotta -- Bronze -- Originals or fakes?"@en ;
    schema:description ""Part I includes a brief historical outline of sculpture and is enlivened by anecdotes and personal experiences with Rodin, Mestrovic, Brancusi and other famous artists. In Part II Miss Hoffman takes the reader behind the scenes and shows what goes on in the sculptor's studio ... lavishly illustrated with photographs taken in collaboration with experts and technicians"--Cover."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1506096> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/594611646> ;
    schema:name "Sculpture inside and out"@en ;
    schema:productID "517773" ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/517773> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/bildnerisches_gestalten> # Bildnerisches Gestalten
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bildnerisches Gestalten"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/plastische_kunst> # Plastische kunst
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Plastische kunst"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/sculpture_technique> # Sculpture--Technique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sculpture--Technique"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1506096#Topic/theorie_en_praktijk> # Theorie en praktijk
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Theorie en praktijk"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119016> # Sculpture--Technique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sculpture--Technique"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76622007> # Malvina Hoffman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1887" ;
    schema:deathDate "1966," ;
    schema:familyName "Hoffman" ;
    schema:givenName "Malvina" ;
    schema:name "Malvina Hoffman" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/594611646>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Sculpture inside and out." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/517773> ; # Sculpture inside and out
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.