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Banded Granite Head by Ted Ludwiczak

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Carved head sculpture by self taught artist Ted Ludwiczak B.1927. Ted began carving stone after retiring from making contact lenes in the 1980s. He has been acclaimed for the folk art environment of his stone heads. At age 85 he continues carving stating he sees a face or character in each stone, This stone is unique in having a light and dark half to the granite with flecks of sparkly mica. A base is available for indoor display or the stone head can be set outdoors.

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  • Dimensions
    H 17 in. x W 13 in. x D 4.5 in.H 43.18 cm x W 33.02 cm x D 11.43 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU8979793641
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