Sculpture in the world of art

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Date
1957
Summary
In this program, Mr. Fitzpatrick presents a historical review of sculpturing, emphasizing the materials and techniques employed in creating this art form. Discusses sculptural masterpieces from Egypt, Assyria, and Greece.  Displays and explains the use of various varieties of stone.  Demonstrates ways in which the beginner may use simple materials and tools--plaster of Paris, insulating brick, and a knife.  Continues with a more detailed explanation of the sculptor's tools--mallet and various chisels.  Features Henry Bursztznowicz demonstrating the techniques and tools used.
Contributors
WQED-TV; Joseph Fitzpatrick; Sam Silberman
Publisher
National Educational Television
Genres
Educational; Art
Subject
Art ; Sculpture.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:30:00); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003228725; Other: GR00439921; MDPI Barcode: 40000003228725

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