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Items tagged "Pious Monk": 5

Sketch for "Pious Monk (Saint of the Church)" for "Saints and Sinners"

Graphite on tracing paper
11" x 14"

Fredericks created the thirty-inch tall The Saints and Sinners in 1939 while at Cranbrook.

These seven figures are in the style of jamb statues found in the portals of Gothic cathedrals. Attached to columns, sculptors lengthened these figures with unnatural proportions. Fredericks' figures all conform to…

Seven Saints and Sinners, Pious Monk / Saint of the Church, [Plaster]

Pious Monk from Saints and Sinners stained brown from the shellac used to seal the plaster. Figure stis on a white plaster base.

Seven Saints and Sinners, Pious Monk, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. This mold has a wire holding the two mold halves together. Written on the mold is "Monk".

Seven Saints and Sinners, Pious Monk, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. This mold has a wire holding the two mold halves together. Written on the mold is "Monk".

Seven Saints and Sinners, Pious Monk, Mold, [Plaster and Rubber]

Plaster mother mold with inner rubber mold and plaster core. This mold has a wire holding the two mold halves together. Written on the mold is "Monk".