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The Art of Stoneworking

Peter Rockwell

The Art of Stoneworking

A Reference Guide

by Peter Rockwell

  • 105 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building construction & materials,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art / General,
  • Sculpture,
  • Stone-carving,
  • Technique,
  • Art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages329
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7739974M
    ISBN 10052141332X
    ISBN 109780521413329

    The Art of Stoneworking: A Reference Guide by Peter Rockwell Call Number: FSU STROZIER LIBRARY General Collection 4th Floor -- NBR63 Fine Arts: A Bibliographic Guide to Basic Reference Works, Histories, and Handbooks by Donald L. EhresmannAuthor: Leah Sherman. Stoneworking Technology in Ancient Egypt. Experiments in Egyptian Archaeology. This practical approach to understanding the fundamentals of ancient Egyptian stoneworking shows the evolution of tools and techniques, and how these come together to produce the wonders of Egyptian art Cited by:

    Mr. Rockwell also wrote or coauthored books, among them “The Art of Stoneworking," “The Unfinished: Stone Carvers at Work on the Indian Subcontinent,” and “The Compleat Marble Sleuth.”Author: Bryan Marquard. Book Reviews 59 Essential References 62 detail or any expense or loss thereby caused. Organisations 64 Editor Peter Wilson Design Alan Mairs Project Management Sarah Bailey, Natural Stone Institute Published by arcamedia 8 Campbell’s Close Edinburgh EH8 8JJ Email [email protected] Website Printed by Keyline.

    Enter e-book library. Operative Freemasonry By Kirk C. White "AN OPERATOR'S MANUAL FOR FREEMASONRY Every new Mason learns that "operative masonry" refers to the art and practice of stoneworking while "speculative masonry" refers to Freemasonry. "Operative Freemasonry" is a manual on the art and practice of Freemasonry. He also published a number of articles and books including "The Art of Stoneworking: A Reference Guide" (Cambridge, ) and, with Vidya Dehejia, "The Unfinished: The Stone Carvers at Work in the.


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Book Description This book is a reference guide for conservators, restorers, sculptors, art historians and archaeologists. It describes the process involved in working with stone and provides anyone who has an interest in looking at works of art in stone with a means of Cited by: This book is a reference guide for conservators, restorers, sculptors, art historians and archaeologists.

It describes the process involved in working with stone and provides anyone who has an interest in looking at works of art in stone with a means of understanding the techniques which went into their making.

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The author (son of artist Norman), in a communication with us, hoped that CUP would republish it and said he had done the occasional xerox of the book for. Author: Peter Rockwell Publisher: Cambridge University Press City: Cambridge Date: The Art of Stoneworking: A Reference Guide.

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Peter Rockwell (Septem – February 6, ) was an American sculptor, and the author of several books about stone carving. He was associated with the Norman Rockwell Museum.Rockwell also became an authority on stone carving.

His book, “The Art of Stoneworking: A Reference Guide,” has been called one of the most important books on the subject.No part of this book may be reproduced by any means, conventional or electronic, without written consent obtained in advance from Acme Brick Company Technical Services Department.