Plaster

The Beheading of Saint Paul Vincenzo Foggini, Alessandro Algardi 1643-1647

The Beheading of Saint Paul Vincenzo Foggini, Alessandro Algardi (after)originally modelled 1643-1647; this example before 1753 From the collection of ...
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Bust of Bishop Ulpiano Volpi Alessandro Algardi 1600 – 1650

Bust of Bishop Ulpiano Volpi Alessandro Algardi 1600 – 1650 From the collection of Museo Poldi Pezzoli Ulpiano Volpi was ...
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A soft mixture, generally composed of lime, and mixed with sand and other substances. Animal hair or hemp have often been used as binding agents. Plaster has been used since ancient times for sculpture and for the lining of walls.