Discusses the problems and techniques of conceiving a monumental sculpture. Presents the steps the sculptor follows from the initial sketch to the completed work. Explains the use of the enlarging device in developing the eight-foot dimensions of a large figure from the basic features of a small sketch. Demonstrates by sculpturing a figure of Walt Whitman of a monumental scale. Features Merres Gage, sculptor and Professor of Fine Arts, University of Southern California. (UCS) Film.
Department of Cinema, University of Southern California; Merrell Gage; David Johnson; Robert Kaufman; Erik Daarstad; Daniel Wiegand; Ken Miura; Richard Harber; Lawrence Silberman
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Art ; Monuments.
National Educational Television
IUL Moving Image Archive
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1 Film (0:00:00); 16mm
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IULMIA Film Database: 40000003405216; Other: GR00429320; MDPI Barcode: 40000003405216
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