Artist Search
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Frederic A. Shaw  (1855 - 1912)

About: Frederic A. Shaw


Examples of his work  

Quick facts

Exhibits - current  



Book references

Magazine references pre-2007  

Discussion board

Signature Examples*  
Buy and Sell: Frederic A. Shaw
  For sale ads Auction results*  
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
  Dealers Auction sales graphs*  

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*  

Market Alert - Free

Lived/Active: Massachusetts      Known for: sculptor-marble

Login for full access
View AskART Services

*may require subscription

Available for Frederic A. Shaw:

Quick facts (Styles, locations, mediums, teachers, subjects, geography, etc.) (Frederic Shaw)


Biographical information (Frederic Shaw)


Book references (Frederic Shaw)


Discussion board entries (Frederic Shaw)


Please send me Alert Updates for Frederic A. Shaw (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 4
A late 19th, early 20th-century sculptor from Massachusetts, Frederic Shaw developed a method called translucent sculpture, whereby he used thin slabs of marble to create a window effect within a building. Experimenting with varying thicknesses, he achieved highlights and shadows that many people found astonishing...."the whole mass of marble being suffused with a rich golden colour produced by the rays of light penetrating through it and bringing out the design with exquisite life-likeness." (C (showing 500 of 879 characters).

Subscriber Members, please Log On for artist biographies and for all services.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!
This artist's biography is accessible freely to anyone every Friday.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2015 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records