The Resource Plaster casts : making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present, edited by Rune Frederiksen and Eckhart Marchand

Plaster casts : making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present, edited by Rune Frederiksen and Eckhart Marchand

Label
Plaster casts : making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present
Title
Plaster casts
Title remainder
making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rune Frederiksen and Eckhart Marchand
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume originates from an international conference held at Oxford University in 2007. Texts by classical archaeologists, art historians, students of the history of collecting, curators, conservators and artists address objects and themes from antiquity to the present day, ancient Egypt to 20th-century Mexico and contemporary Europe. They explore status, reception and functions of casts as well as hands-on issues, such as the making, trading, display and conservation of plaster casts. A handbook for students, academics, curators and collectors, the text will become a standard work on the r
Member of
Cataloging source
STF
Dewey number
363.6/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CC135
LC item number
.P595 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Transformationen der Antike,
Series volume
Bd. 18
Label
Plaster casts : making, collecting, and displaying from classical antiquity to the present, edited by Rune Frederiksen and Eckhart Marchand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Frontmatter; Table of Contents; Introduction; Antiquity; The Renaissance; Making and Distribution from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century; Artists' Academies; Artists' Workshops; Conservation; Architectural Models and Collections after Gems; Casting Nations: The National Museum; Display and the Future of Plaster Casts; Backmatter
Control code
ocn667251927
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 752 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110216875
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24983421
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)667251927
  • pebcs3110216876

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