Reference > Roget’s > International Thesaurus > 557. Sculpture.
  PREVIOUS NEXT  
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · INDEX GUIDE
Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.
 
Class IV. Words Relating to the Intellectual Faculties
Division (II) Communication of Ideas
Section III. Means of Communicating Ideas
1. Natural Means
 
557. Sculpture.
 
  
NOUN:SCULPTURE, insculpture [obs.]; carving &c. v.; statuary, anaglyptics, ceramics.
  marble, bronze, terra cotta; ceramic ware, pottery, porcelain, china, earthenware; cloisonné, enamel, faïence, satsuma.
  RELIEF, reliévo; basso-relievo or bassorilievo [It.], low relief, bas-relief; alto-relievo or alto-rilievo [It.], high relief; mezzo-relievo or mezzo-rilievo [It.]; glyph, intaglio, anaglyph; medal, medallion; cameo.
  [SCHOOLS OF SCULPTURE] Æginetan -, Attic -, Chian -, Pergamene -, Rhodian -, Samian -, Sicyonian- School.
  STATUE (image) [See Representation]; cast (copy) [See Copy]; glyptotheca.
  [STATUES] Apollo Belvedere, Venus of Melos or Milo, Cnidian Aphrodite, Venus de’ Medici, Dying Gaul, Farnese Hercules, Laocoön, Niobe, Silenus and Infant Bacchus, Theseus, Centaur and Eros, Niké or Winged Victory of Samothrace, The Wrestlers, Michelangelo’s David, Mercury taking Flight, Rodin’s The Thinker.
  
VERB:SCULPTURE, carve, cut, chisel, model, mold; cast.
  
ADJECTIVE:SCULPTURED &c. v.; in relief, glyptic, anaglyphic, anaglyptic, ceroplastic, ceramic; Parian; marble &c. n.; xanthian.

CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD · INDEX GUIDE

  PREVIOUS NEXT  
 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors