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" Where a figure or any thing else was required to be formed, after the wall was prepared, the sculptor appears to have made his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another... "
Philosophical Magazine - Page 200
1821
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the Pyramids ...

Giovanni Battista Belzoni - Egypt - 1820 - 483 pages
...to have made his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another more skilful...basso relievo, some to the height of half an inch, and some much less, according to the size of the figure. For instance, if a figure were as large as life,...
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the ..., Volume 1

Giovanni Battista Belzoni, Mrs. Belzoni (Sarah) - Egypt - 1822 - 40 pages
...to have made his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another more skilful...basso relievo, some to the height of half an inch, and some much less, according to the size of the figure. For instance, if a figure were as large as life,...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 4

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1820
...to have made his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another, more skilful,...prepared, the sculptor proceeded to cut out the stone all around the figure, which remained in basso-relievo, some to the height of half an inch, and some much...
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Foreign Topography: Or, An Encyclopedick Account, Alphabetically Arranged ...

Thomas Dudley Fosbroke - Archaeology - 1828 - 348 pages
...lines were made in black to be distinguished from those which were imperfect. When the progress was thus prepared, the sculptor proceeded to cut out the stone all round the figure, which remained in bas-relief, some to the height of half an inch, and some much less, according to the size of the figure....
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Narrative of the Operations and Recent Discoveries Within the Pyramids ...

Giovanni Battista Belzoni - Egypt - 1835 - 455 pages
...his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red Jines by the first artist, another more skilful corrected...basso relievo, some to the height of half an inch, and some much less, according to the size of the figure. For instance, if a figure were as large as life,...
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Manners and Customs Noticed in Various Passages of Holy Scripture ...

Mary Fawler Maude - Bible - 1845 - 452 pages
...to have made his first sketches of what was intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished by the first artist, another more skilful corrected...out the stone all round the figure, which remained (raised from the wall*) some to * In basso-relievo. the height of half an inch, and some much less,...
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Graven in the Rock: Or, The Historical Accuracy of the Bible ..., Volume 1

Samuel Kinns - Bible - 1895
...to have made his first sketches of what he intended to be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another, more skilful,...errors, if any, and his lines were made in black to distinguish them from those which were imperfect. When the figures were thus prepared, the sculptor...
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Modern Achievement, Volume 8

Success - 1902
...be cut out. When the sketches were finished in red lines by the first artist, another more skillful corrected the errors, if any, and his lines were made...the stone all round the figure, which remained in basso-rilitvo, some to the height of half an inch and some much less, according to the size of the...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign ..., Volume 11

Asia - 1821
...lines were made in Hack, to be distinguished from those which were imperfect. When the figure was thns prepared, the sculptor proceeded to cut out the stone all round the figure, which remained in b.isso relievo, some to the height of half an inch, and some much less, according to the size of the...
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