genre sculpture

genre sculpture

A style that reflects everyday or rustic life; hallmark of Etruscan art, and of Biblical subjects in the Middle Ages.
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The appeal of Cacnio is in his ability to skillfully capture the Filipino way of life in his much soughtafter genre sculptures in brass and glass.
During the same period, her small-scale genre sculptures entered museum collections, including those of her alma mater the Art Institute of Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Brooklyn Museum.