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Posted 26 May 2018 - 04:32 PM

Interesting.

 

It almost looks like after a time some of those wealthy enough must have seen the triple portraits and said, "I want one of me too!" even though unrelated to sculpture.

Of course some of those triples might also have had other purposes such as trying to test some angles, lighting or such before a final work.

But it does seem that as time went on the practicality and purpose was lost giving way to exercises in artistic invention.

The practical use for sculpting certainly makes more sense to me and I must assume sculptors rarely cared to share their preproduction paintings as the sculpt was the entire priority.

Also with the advent of photography I can see where the references could be much more plentiful and perhaps an final photographic montage presented to the subject of the sculpt would only consist of what was deemed the best of the poses which would take away from their usefulness strictly as reference for the sculpt from front, side and 3/4 views.

 

A lot of conjecture on my part to be sure but regardless its fun to see that once again the more things change the more they remain the same.

Now I find myself a little surprised that 3D artists haven't borrow more from old world sculpting practice although they certainly operating under many constraints when when decaling first appeared as a viable texturing approach.


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Posted 02 June 2018 - 05:42 AM

Live Answer Time returns on June 2, 2018 at Noon CDT

 

 

 

June 2 is the 119th birthday of German silhouette animator Lotte Reiniger

 

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Posted 08 June 2018 - 11:42 AM

Live Answer Time again on June 9 2018 at Noon CDT.

 

 

June 9 is the 127th birthday of Zachary Brewster-Geisz look-alike, Cole Porter...

 

 

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Posted 15 June 2018 - 03:21 PM

Live Answer Time reconvenes on Saturday June 16 at Noon CDT

 

 

June 16 is the 226th birthday of English landscape painter John Linnell

 

 

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Posted 23 June 2018 - 08:22 AM

Live Answer Time will meet again at Noon CDT on Saturday June 23

 

 

June 23 is the 106th birthday of British computing pioneer Alan Turing

 

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Posted 13 July 2018 - 09:34 PM

Live Answer Time returns from its hiatus at Noon CDT Saturday July 14

 

Our special guest will be David Simmons to answer our questions about the Squetch rig.

 

 

July 14 is the quadruply-notable anniversary of the births of animation pioneers Dave Fleischer, William Hanna,

 

Austrian gold-leaf painter Gustav Klimt, and... The French Republic (Bastille Day)

 

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Posted 14 July 2018 - 09:53 AM

Thanks David for joining

 

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Posted Today, 05:29 AM

Another Live Answer Time on Saturday July 21 at Noon CDT


July 21 is the 49th anniversary of the first walk on the Moon

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Posted Today, 06:22 AM

Im going to have to miss this week, but hopefully Ill see you all next week.




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