Surrealist Head Modern Art Giacometti Bronze Statue Sculpture Marble Base 11" x 9"

$249.00
SKU: DS-493
Description
Total Dimensions: Height 11'' x Width 10''
Approximate Weight: 10 LBS
Original Reproduction: Reproduction
A key artist in the Surrealist art movement Alberto Gia cometti sculpted his subjects in the way that he saw them in his own mind. How, one must ask, did he see this man who he has depicted in the sculpture of a thin head and neck positioned atop a high and wide mountain rock? The nature of this work of art drives the observer to form their own unique analysis of the juxtapositions and textures of the piece. This sculpture will surely be a conversation piece as you and others draw upon your own emotional responses and ideas about the art. It is set on a rectangular black marble base. Signed Gia Cometti, it was crafted using the lost wax method.

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What material are your sculptures made out of?

All of our sculptures are made from100% hot cast bronze, and handmade in the ancient lost wax casting method. We never sell cheap cold cast sculptures or resins!

What is the difference between hot cast and cold cast bronzes?

Hot cast bronze is created by pouring a molten metal mixture into a mold.  Before the metal can be poured, our artists must first create the mold on a medium such as clay, rubber, or wood.  Each mold allows for a limited number of pours, and therefore a limited amount of sculptures can be created in any given round of production before the mold is destroyed and the artist must create a new mold.

Cold cast is actually made from resins and plastics which are painted over. They are cheaper, lighter, and less durable.

Generally speaking, hot cast bronzes are very time consuming and limited in their production, whereas cold cast resins can be mass produced and are inexpensive to create.

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Custom work is available in some cases.  Please contact us with the details of the job.

Can I sell you one of my own pieces?

Unfortunately, we do not buy pieces from the public.  To ensure the highest quality, we only sell brand new pieces that we commission ourselves, or buy directly from artists and manufacturers we know and trust.

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