Large Pierre Giraudon String of Garlic Embedded in Resin

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One of a kind 1950s string of garlic embedded in resin by Pierre Giraudon. This piece was purchased in Paris from the studio of Pierre Giraudon.

Pierre Giraudon combined art, nature and science by perfecting the technique of casting flora and fauna in resin. He accepted many commissions in his life including from the French government, Shah of Iran and King of Morocco.

Giraudon often worked in collaboration with the other artist including Salvador Dali and Cesar.

Very small chip on one corner.
Details
Creator
Pierre Giraudon (Artist)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
1950s
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Plexiglass
Resin
Condition
Good
Dimensions
17.5 in. H x 3.5 in. W x 3 in. D
44 cm H x 9 cm W x 8 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU153123276042
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Located in New York, NY

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