The act or art of making a model from which a work of art is to be executed; the formation of a work of art from some plastic material. Also, in painting, drawing, etc., the expression or indication of solid form.
- The act or art of sculpturing or forming in a pliable material, such as clay or wax.
- Representation of depth and solidity in painting, drawing, or photography.
- Visual shape and texture of something regarded aesthetically, especially the human face or form.
- The act or profession of being a model.