sculptor

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sculptor

an artist who makes sculptures
Not to be confused with:
sculpture – the art of making forms by chiseling, carving, modeling, casting, etc.

sculp·tor

 (skŭlp′tər)
n.
1. One who produces sculptural artwork.
2. One who shapes, molds, or fashions especially with artistry or precision.
3. Sculptor A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Cetus and Phoenix. Also called Sculptor's Workshop.

[Latin, from sculpere, to carve; see sculpture.]

sculptor

(ˈskʌlptə) or feminine

sculptress

n
(Art Terms) a person who practises sculpture

Sculptor

(ˈskʌlptə)
n, Latin genitive Sculptoris (skʌlpˈtɔːrɪs)
(Astronomy) a faint constellation in the S hemisphere between Phoenix and Cetus

sculp•tor

(ˈskʌlp tər)

n.
a person who sculptures.
[1625–35; < Latin, =sculp(ere) to carve + -tor -tor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sculptor - an artist who creates sculpturessculptor - an artist who creates sculptures  
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
sculptress - a woman sculptor
2.Sculptor - a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Phoenix and Cetus

sculptor

noun carver, modeller I've been a professional sculptor for a long time.
Translations
مَثَّالنَحّات، مَثّال
sochař-ka
billedhuggerskulptør
kuvanveistäjä
kipar
szobrász
myndhöggvari
彫刻家
조각가
skulptorius
skulptorstēlnieks
BildehoggarenBilethoggarenbilledhoggerBilledhuggerenskulptør
sculptor
sochár
kipar
skulptör
ประติมากร
heykeltıraşheykeltraş
nhà điêu khắc

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptəʳ] Nescultor(a) m/f

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptər] nsculpteur/trice m/f

sculptor

nBildhauer(in) m(f)

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptəʳ] nscultore m

sculptor

(ˈskalptə) feminine ˈsculptress noun
an artist who carves or models in stone, clay, wood etc.
ˈsculpture (-tʃə) noun
1. the art of modelling or carving figures, shapes etc. He went to art school to study painting and sculpture.
2. work done by a sculptor. These statues are all examples of ancient Greek sculpture.

sculptor

مَثَّال sochař skulptør Bildhauer γλύπτης escultor kuvanveistäjä sculpteur kipar scultore 彫刻家 조각가 beeldhouwer skulptør rzeźbiarz escultor скульптор skulptör ประติมากร heykeltıraş nhà điêu khắc 雕塑家
References in classic literature ?
Fouquet's friends had transported thither, some their actors and their dresses, others their troops of sculptors and artists; not forgetting others with their ready- mended pens, - floods of impromptus were contemplated.
The immortal sculptors, painters, and poets have always done exactly what their critics forbade them to do.
His brown hair was somewhat tumbled; for, while the ancient sculptors are said to have known eighteen methods of arranging Minerva's tresses, Passepartout was familiar with but one of dressing his own: three strokes of a large-tooth comb completed his toilet.
"A snake in his bosom!" repeated the young sculptor to himself.
For this purpose he assumed the character of a man and visited in this disguise a Sculptor's studio having looked at various statues, he demanded the price of two figures of Jupiter and Juno.
She straightway ascended to ask Jove to restore him; but before this could be done a Sculptor and a Critic passed that way and espied him.
He hired a sculptor's studio, purchased blocks of marble of the dimensions and quality described to him by the mason, and invited him to set to work forthwith.
Levin maintained that the mistake of Wagner and all his followers lay in their trying to take music into the sphere of another art, just as poetry goes wrong when it tries to paint a face as the art of painting ought to do, and as an instance of this mistake he cited the sculptor who carved in marble certain poetic phantasms flitting round the figure of the poet on the pedestal.
Miss Temple had looked down when he first began to speak to her; but she now gazed straight before her, and her face, naturally pale as marble, appeared to be assuming also the coldness and fixity of that material; especially her mouth, closed as if it would have required a sculptor's chisel to open it, and her brow settled gradually into petrified severity.
The column was elaborately carved and decorated with the sculptor's chisel; and I do not despair of one day discovering the ornament that could be raised or lowered at will, so as to admit of the ghost's mysterious correspondence with Mme.
But their physical excellence did not merely consist in an exemption from these evils; nearly every individual of their number might have been taken for a sculptor's model.
The ruggedness of the head, which looked as though it were carved from a stone refractory to the sculptor's chisel, the rough mane of dark hair, the great nose, and the massive bones of the jaw, suggested a man of strength; and yet Philip wondered whether perhaps the mask concealed a strange weakness.