Art of ornamental & figure modelling in clay, wax, &c.
"Containing the principles and practice of modelling, for the use of beginners and artists, in twenty easy lessons. Also ample directions for making piece moulds, chip moulds, elastic moulds, and wax moulds; with directions for taking casts in plaster of paris from nature, receipts for making modelling wax, &c., &c. Invaluable to carvers, masons, engravers, die sinkers, chasers, engineers, draughtsmen, &c."
One of the Notebooks of Frederick Carder.
Fragile materials. Use the digital or microform copies of the notebooks.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in September 2009.