Saturday, April 13, 2013

How do they do it? Drapery in Stone

To me,it is one of the wonders of the world. I teach Fashion History, and thus, we study Greek and Roman costume. So, I am completely boggled by how amazing the stone sculptures of past reveal the drapery of, and the clinging of the cloth. They are after all, ....stone.

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1 comment:

Star said...

Pretty darn amazing, Bernini was no sluff off, either, but the "Dead Christ" in Naples by Sammartino takes the cake:,r:0,s:0,i:82&tx=115&ty=59