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What is a famous sculpture?
Last Updated: 1st January, 2020
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Also know, what are examples of sculpture?
Sculpture is the art of making forms and figures in clay or other materials or a product of such an art. An example of a sculpture is a clay statue of a famous figure. "Sculpture." YourDictionary.
Secondly, who made sculptures? By the early 15th century the Renaissance was well under way. The sculptor Donatello created the first freestanding nude since classical times, a bronze figure of David.
Also Know, who was the most famous animal sculpture of all time?
Now exhibited at the Orsay Museum since 1986, the Polar Bear is one of the most famous animal sculptures in the world.
Why are sculptures important?
For thousands of years sculptures have been used by humans for various reasons. We use them for spiritual reasons, like statues of gargoyles, Jesus or angels. We use them for remembering history, such as the famous Abraham Lincoln statue in Washington DC. We even have statues purely for art and decoration.