life mask

Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to life mask: death mask
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to life mask

a cast taken from the face of a living person

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Bobby (De Niro) would come over to the house a lot while Dad was making a life mask of him (for ``Raging Bull''), and he would get down on the floor and play with me,'' Westmore said.
The life mask of John Keats, taken by his friend Benjamin Robert Haydon in December of 1816, when the twenty-year-old poet had only five years to live, reveals a face which even in forced repose seems suffused with sentience.
In the little room in the house on the Piazza di Spagna in Rome where the English romantic poet John Keats died, there are displayed for the public replicas of both his life mask and death mask.
For every 100 pet rescue alerts created through November 30, Petplan pledged a Wag'N O2 Fur Life mask kit to an organization in need of this pet-saving equipment.
When given a rare opportunity to scan the only Washington life mask in history, worth over $6m, there is no room for error or failure.
Create a life mask under the guidance of artist Beverly Toyu.
He based it on expert advice and a life mask of Nelson produced in Vienna in 1800.
If you have a weak heart or just a short attention span, keep your distance from Emma Donoghue's intricately woven and luxuriously paced fourth novel, Life Mask, the story of the 12th Earl of Derby's 16-year courtship of the comedic actress Eliza Farren and of Eliza's ambiguous and socially dangerous friendship with the sculptor Anne Damer, rumored to be a sapphist.
While spectators crowded around her booth, Toyu began creating a life mask for Aimee Yogi, a University of Oregon library technician and the celebration's crafts coordinator.
tour, Kiss concert worn costumes appearing in New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art Rock Style exhibit, Gene Simmons' life mask, made by movie special effects great Rick Baker for the "Rock Against Drugs" video (1990), several guitars, drum kits and other instruments and gear used by the band's members on-stage during concerts and in the recording studio, and several handwritten original lyrics as well as lyric and composition books, including Gene Simmons' original, handwritten lyrics to the hit songs "Rock N' Roll All Nite", "Christine Sixteen", and "Calling Doctor Love".
Today, with the huge marble statue of the Lincoln Memorial, the National Portrait Gallery which houses Lincoln's life masks and the museum at Ford's Theatre, the spirit of the great man runs deep in this city.
s tongue-in-cheek attitude toward life masks problems that are about to derail the family: the older brother who hasn't come home or talked to anyone for six months; the mother and father who never see each other; and D.
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE--GHOST PROTOCOL will be available in a Limited Edition three-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack bursting with over two hours of special features that whisk viewers away to exotic locations in pursuit of the global production, disclose how the thrilling action sequences were captured, reveal the secrets of the life masks and other cool props, and much, much more.
Because Mount Vernon says it would be disrespectful to exhume the bones for examination, Schwartz's team is instead examining busts, life masks, and Washington's clothing.
For Kyoto-based Kim, her ''Japan-Korea Life Masks 2002'' project, which will display 1,001 human faces in paper masks from each of the two host countries, is intended to ''deepen the amity'' between her native country and Japan -- her home for the past 25 years.