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Sylph, mahogany sculpture of Cuba. Cédo Cédo
   
Mahogany sculpture of Cuba very high density and mounted on a metal base with a backsplash. Beautiful work of blacksmith.
It represents a woman with a cat, carved in high relief from a drawing by increasing a significant height to give it a very sleek look.
This piece of wood 50 * 8 * 6 cm did not allow a sculpture in the round.
Gift of a friend, now living in Montreal, she was transferred to another friend who was leaving for Paris. Arrival backpack, she was delivered directly by the traveler.
I tried to make the best use the entire piece of wood in order not to lose too much.
For the Cuban mahogany is the rarest and most precious mahogany. My friend brought back from Rio Coco, in the region of Meezquita Nicaragua.
Very dense and very hard this mahogany piece made me suffer for 3 weeks. It was the first time I worked wood; I find it less easy than alabaster, soapstone or limestone. I had to invest in small instruments, requiring great care, I found in drugstore to treat injuries, wounds…
I still think this mahogany kept its promises.
I told the saga of this sculpture on my blog http://www.sculpturecedo.blog4ever.com (you must copy this link in a search line of your browser or use the link you find directly in the left column my homepage here on ArtQuid).
This is unique.
Sylph, mahogany sculpture of Cuba
Art by Independent Artists,  Sculptures,  Statues
Author: Cédo
8 x  20 x  42 cm  /   3.1 x  7.9 x  16.5 in
Weight 3.6 kg   /  7.94 lbs
Themes: Characters  /   Medium: Mahogany  /   Origin: France  /   Characteristic: High-relief  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Original  /   Artists types: Independant artists  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
 
Posted: march 2, 2016 / Modified: march 2, 2016
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Sergio
Premium members Sergio , November 6
Magnfique
Lauferartsuisse
Premium members Lauferartsuisse , September 22
Respect, c'est très beau !
Zizou
Zizou , August 15
Superbe réalisation d'une très belle idée !
Cédo
Premium members Cédo , March 7
Merci à tous ceux qui ont pris le temps d'un commentaire.
Merci Annie, Pierre, Marie-Claude et A. M.
Merci pour les coups de cœur sincères qui me conduisent à regarder de belles galeries. Vous pouvez les accompagner d'un cours commentaire, je les reconnaîtrais encore plus facilement
Pour ceux qui jouent à «Haut les mains… Donne moi ton coeur», voyez la chanson sur Internet, sachez que ce n'est pas mon truc…
A M
Premium members A M , March 6
Elle est magnifique, majestueuse, toute en finesse et quelle grâce quand on prend le temps de lire les quelques lignes de l'histoire de cette belle sculpture! !
Bravo l'Artiste avec un grand A.
Anne
Marie-Claude
Premium members Marie-Claude , February 26
D'une grande élégance !
Une superbe oeuvre ! ! ! !
Pierre Adolle
Premium members Pierre Adolle , February 15
Très belle sculpture, magnifique travail!
Merci pour tous vos coups de cœur!
Annie Bidal
Premium members Annie Bidal , February 3
Quel variété de travail, de matière. ! ! !

Il me manque ce côté de techniques. (Et d'espace)

Bravo Cédo.

Amitiés.
Cédo
Premium members Cédo , November 18
Merci Ann Carole, Yokozaza, Paco, Bernard, Alberto, Maiolo, Art Deva, Suzette

Pas de bois en ce moment.
Mon ferronnier préféré a malheureusement fermer son atelier.
Ann Carole Fletcher
Premium members Ann Carole Fletcher , November 15
It's beautiful ! And so original - super!
Yokozaza
Premium members Yokozaza , October 2
Je l'avais manqué… Très belle
Paco Morales
Premium members Paco Morales , October 2
Muy bonita!
Transmite dulzura…
Pks
Premium members Pks , September 29
Absolument magnifique merci pour vos coups de coeurs venant d une artiste de votre grandeur

Amities Bernard
Alberto Camillo
Premium members Alberto Camillo , September 17
Élégance et raffinements bravo.
Cordialement Alberto camillo
Miaolo
Miaolo , August 10
C'est un très bel ouvrage, je salue votre courage pour vous être attaqué à un bois aussi dur.
Le résultat est à la hauteur de votre détermination. Bravo Cédo!
 
Sylph, mahogany sculpture of Cuba
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Clamart, France
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