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Dummy board figures

Amoret Scott

Dummy board figures

by Amoret Scott

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Published by Golden Head P. in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dummy board figures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Amoret and Christopher Scott.
    ContributionsScott, Christopher, 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK9955.D8 S3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p.
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5568184M
    LC Control Number67074671

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    The dummy board depicts a figure in Turkish costume, which in itself is unusual. More typical examples of dummy boards depict maids, gardeners, soldiers, children, household and farm animals. A dummy board in Winterthur’s collection (Fig. 2) is of a woman peeling apples, imagery common not only among dummy boards, but also in Dutch genre : Emily Wroczynski. Buy Silent companions: Dummy board figures of the 17th through 19th centuries: exhibition at the Rye Historical Society, one Purchase Street, Rye, New York, January by Fendelman, Helaine W (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Helaine W Fendelman.


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Silent companions: Dummy board figures of the 17th through 19th centuries: exhibition at the Rye Historical Society, one Purchase Street, Rye, New York, January Unknown Binding – Author: Helaine W Fendelman. Dummy board figures, sometimes known as Silent Companions, are flat paintings done on wood in the realistic style known as trompe lʼoeil (literally, "deceiving the eye") or the illusionistic style of painting popular in the 17th century, then cut and shaped in outline to fabricate the figure of a person, an animal or an inanimate object.

Silent companions: dummy board figures of the 17th through 19th centuries: exhibition at the Rye Historical Society, one Purchase Street, Rye, New York, January Author: Helaine W Fendelman ; Rye Historical Society. Street boards are life-size wooden figures painted and shaped in outline to resemble figures of servants, soldiers, children, and animals pins.

"Dummy Boards" are flat, oil painted figures in trompe l'oeil- often life-sized (sometimes smaller), which were placed around the house: in halls, corridors, by fireplaces and on staircases.

According to the Victoria & Albert Museum they originated in the early 17th century and were popular until the 19th century, when they fell out of fashion. Addendum: I continue to read and carefully study the chapters on play which preceed the chapters on bidding. There is lots of great material here.

Don't let the "For Dummies" title fool you. This is a great book by a great teacher. Addendum 2: Here I am 6 months after buying this book, and am I glad I did/5(). So I bought the mask and a bloody machete prop, strapped the dummy at the shoulders to a thick suit hanger, put on a grubby T-shirt and a pair of coveralls, bulked him up with some packaging materials, hung him on a free standing coat rack, put on the mask, propped up the machete using a pocket in the coveralls and used the dummy's hand to grip the handle/5().

Buy Dummy Board Figures. by Amoret Scott, Christopher Scott (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Amoret Scott, Christopher Scott. As an artist, I work on picture and text together, creating a dummy. Even if you aren’t a professional illustrator, you can use the framework of the dummy to really make your story shine.

And your words sing. For several years at #kidlitart, with my co-host Bonnie Adamson, we held the Picture Book Dummy Challenge.

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PATRICK'S. Silent companions is another term for dummy boards. I bought a used copy of this issued in I would have liked colored pictures, but back then it wasn't as common as now.

That said, I thought the author packed in a lot of information in a small book, dispelling dubious explanations of the origins of the boards, and of their history/5(3).

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History of the Dummy Board. The earliest figures in existence, from the evidence of costume, date from the early part of the 17th century and resemble soldiers, servants, children and animals. Although they have been associated almost exclusively with the fireplace, their exact use cannot be truly known.

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Dummy boards are life-size, flat, wooden figures painted and shaped in outline to resemble figures of servants, soldiers, children, and animals. The taste for using illusionistic painted figures as a form of house decoration probably originated in the trompe l’oeil, or life-like interior scenes painted by Dutch artists in the early 17th century.

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