Artifacts, Antiques and Sculptures

Fundamentals of Art and Design 3(1+2)


Artifacts, Antiques and Sculptures

Artifacts are the relics from the past or products of primitive societies and play significant role in decorating the home and its immediate surroundings.


Antiques include art objects such as paintings, furniture, porcelain, decorative boxes, paper weights, candle stands, bowls, servicing tray and many other items in brass, copper, silver or clay that date from earlier times to date. All these antiques can be put to good use.

Sculptures of various materials like ivory, stoneware, wooden, metalware, porcelain, terracotta, plastic and that of other materials are suitable for home decoration. Sculptures used in interiors should express the personality of the owners or it might have been for the beauty of the sculpture itself.

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