H. de Roos - What is an original Rodin?

ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE LOST WAX PROCESS (From the Gruppo Mondiale Est. brochure)


A latex mould is used to create a wax model


The wax model is retouched by hand

The investment mould, to pour the bronze in


The raw bronze cast, with sprues and gates


Chiselling and finishing the bronze cast by hand


Patination: firing the bronze with oxidants

The ready bronze cast.





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