Course for Sculpture and Modelling at Gray's School of Art, 1910
End Date: 1910
Type: Art school course
Description: Diploma course focusing on copying from classical casts, such as studies from Michael Angelo's David and other antique statues. Final year, busts were modelled in the round from life. Students were also offered more vocational courses taught as an elective of the Design (Crafts) course, e.g. repousse or beaten metal work, leather work, wood carving, bronze casting, jewellery, etc.
For first two years syllabus includes: modelling of plant form, modelling details from the antique, casting, modelling from arranged drapery.
Teachers included William Banbury
Organizing Institution or Venue
Course offered by Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen
Citing this record
'Course for Sculpture and Modelling at Gray\'s School of Art, 1910', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [http://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/event.php?id=msib6_1245162577, accessed 30 Apr 2017]