A Treasury of Woodcarving Designs from Around the World

A Treasury of Woodcarving Designs from Around the World

by Alan Bridgewater, Gill Bridgewater
     
 

Over 1,000 detailed illustrations appear in this comprehensive sourcebook, offering artists, woodcarvers, and other craftspeople a rich and inspiring selection of forms, patterns, and motifs. Each design is identified by cultural and historical period, with descriptions of tools, techniques and materials. Hundreds of beautiful, functional forms include Viking

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Over 1,000 detailed illustrations appear in this comprehensive sourcebook, offering artists, woodcarvers, and other craftspeople a rich and inspiring selection of forms, patterns, and motifs. Each design is identified by cultural and historical period, with descriptions of tools, techniques and materials. Hundreds of beautiful, functional forms include Viking carvings, designs of Northwest Coast Indians, Ivory Coast masks, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486404806
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
02/05/1999
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.14(h) x 0.45(d)

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