Handcrafted Abstract Sculpture of Female Torso by Unknown Artist, 1950s For Sale
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Handcrafted Abstract Sculpture of Female Torso by Unknown Artist, 1950s

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A highly decorative, handcrafted 40cm earthenware sculpture. The artist has created a very sensual shape of a young woman with a long, giraffe-like neck which in some cultures is a sign of ultimate beauty and female elegance. She has one arm extended above her head creating the illusion of a vase or jug, but there is no opening at the top. It does invite the onlooker to touch and handle the piece, making it very tactile. The piece is decorated with a salt glaze in light turquoise. Representational or semi abstract in design, influenced by early and mid-20th century contemporaries like Picasso, Cocteau and Chagall.

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    In very good condition. No chips or cracks. Signed on the base, but this may have been added at a later stage and may have no bearing on the identification of the artist, as yet unknown.
  • Dimensions
    H 15.75 in. x W 7.88 in. x D 3.15 in.H 40 cm x W 20 cm x D 8 cm
  • Seller Location
    Noorderwijk, BE
  • Reference Number
    LU2143310255733
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