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Sylph, mahogany sculpture of Cuba. Cédo Françoise Faucher-Moreau
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: february 2, 2020
Copyright Françoise Faucher-Moreau

Angelo Sebastian Pyrz.
Angelo Sebastian Pyrz. , February 23
Le bois cubain t'est éternellement reconnaissant maintenant.
Premium members Nulook , July 4
Impressive work
Brigitte Leleu
Premium members Brigitte Leleu , May 10
Magnifique sculpture ! Toute la galerie est vraiment » sincère » en ce sens que chaque pièce vous accapare et vous fait chercher ce qui sort de vos mains à l'instant où vous avez réalisé l'oeuvre… Très jolies toutes ces représentations ! Amicalement, Brigitte
Premium members Sprathoff , March 2
Super ein schönes Kunstwerk.
Isabelle Banon
Premium members Isabelle Banon , March 2
Christel , January 20
Bravo Francoise
Cette sculpture est sublime, j'aime beaucoup
Premium members Meandother , March 20
Coup de cœur sur cette oeuvre mais toute votre galerie le mérite
Daniéle Kivel
Premium members Daniéle Kivel , December 29
C'est merveilleux, splendide !
Premium members Sergio , November 6
Premium members Lauferartsuisse , September 22
Respect, c'est très beau !
Premium members Zizou , August 15
Superbe réalisation d'une très belle idée !
Françoise Faucher-Moreau
Premium members Françoise Faucher-Moreau , 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…
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.
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!
Sylph, mahogany sculpture of Cuba
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Françoise Faucher-Moreau
Françoise Faucher-Moreau
Artist Sculptor 
Clamart, France
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