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The Magnet and the Iron: John Brown and George L. Stearns The Stories Behind the Busts

3D-Scanning the Busts of John Brown

Date:
2016
Exhibit Description:
A tech from 3D Printsmith 3D-scanning both the damaged bust of John Brown and an undamaged plaster copy from the Boston Athenaeum. This was done in order to prepare an exact, 3D-printed copy of the nose and eyebrow for the damaged bust. This photograph was taken in May 2016.
Source:
Tufts University Permanent Collection
Attribution Statement:
Image courtesy of the Tufts University Permanent Collection
Exhibit Tags:
John Brown, Tufts University, Tufts University Permanent Collection, Edward Augustus Brackett, sculptures, and photographs