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Race car at full speed. François Grand-Clément François Grand-Clément
This piece, created in 1986, was carved from ivory of an elephant tusk purchased from an antique dealer.
I wanted to represent at once the speed of the fireball and the roar of the engine (which does not appear in the photo) contained a «screaming mouth. »
The base is made of a rare stone (two known deposits in the world) a shale that is operated for the perfume industry (crushed and distilled).
Race car at full speed
Art by Independent Artists,  Sculptures,  Sculptures
Author: François Grand-Clément
22 x  7 x  5 cm  /   8.7 x  2.8 x  2 in
Weight 0.53 kg   /  1.17 lbs
Themes: Cars and motorcycles  /   Medium: Ivory  /   Origin: France  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Sold by the Artist  /   Artists types: Professional artists  /   Period: Contemporary  /  
Posted: may 19, 2011 / Modified: june 1, 2011
Copyright François Grand-Clément

Premium members Joper , October 27
Une sculpture d'une grande beauté où l'on perçoit magnifiquement le mouvement, la vitesse et la grande classe!
Une objet d'art fabuleux! ! ! Bravo, un grand bravo! ! !
Premium members Jacky , September 27
Très jolie ta sculpture (& en ivoire en plus). Superbe, dit à propos super aussi ta guitare «cavaquinho» je suppose***
Carole Lutz
Carole Lutz , March 5
C'est d'enfer
, September 21
Wouah, on se sent pris par la vitesse, très réussi
Christelle Dautreix-Aitsiali
Premium members Christelle Dautreix-Aitsiali , August 30
Race car at full speed
4,500 €  3,195 £  5,130 $ 
Available for sale
François Grand-Clément
François Grand-Clément
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Trébas, France
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