Drawstring Bag Box and Price Tag. Glass is an invisible material that eats the light and forwards it. No other work material is so volatile and wayward. That's why I'm so fascinated. Size: Height: 8 cm - Width: 5 cm - Depth: 6 cm Hand Etched Signed: B.
It is possible Y could be the number one as the etching is hand written hand etched. A small yet striking and tactile sculpture - yet another brilliant work of art by the Swedish glass Nestor! As a collector myself to have the original box, bag and tag with one of Bertil Valliens. Sculptures is a rare find, this listing is the full package. This is another one-off tactile fascinating glass sculpture with an intense unique connected expression.The textured head is sand casted and belongs to Vallien's famous Brains' or Resting Head series. It is a Limited Edition Iconic art piece.
Bertil Valliens work is referred to as unique because of the way he works with the glass in. The Sand Casting process and the hand painted details often used. Are wonderful for holding in the hand hence the word tactile and with the velvet. Drawstring bag they can travel with you if you dare risk it! Sand Casting - Vallien pioneered sand casting in the 1980s and began creating sculptures.
In glass that inspired his now famous quote. Sand casting is a process.
That involves pouring molten glass into a hand crafted mould whilst adding detail, it is a. Highly skilled and perfected process. The coloured glass is also allowed to form its own. One off blend of colours bubbles textures and shapes during the pouring, settling and.
Lengthy cooling process, no one head boat or piece is ever the same, every sculpture is. Unique even if it isn't from a limited edition series.I like to work with themes in my glass art. In the glass, there are opportunities. That no other material can offer.
You can do everything: traces, light, heat, and cold. Karolina Olsson Bertil Vallien and the Blue Men, inspiration for Bertil Valliens Heads. There is an 8cm Resting Head Called Karolina.Bertil Vallien gained inspiration for the glass heads from a newspaper article about. Karolina Olsson's strange fate. According to the newspaper, the 14-year-old Karolina was. Out on the ice outside Öland in 1876. She slipped and hit her head so hard that she lost. Karolina is said to have remained unconscious for 32 years. Woke up in 1908, she told tales about great long-lasting darkness and the presence of blue men.
The story of Karolina gave Bertil the impulse to an exhibition of blue heads in Borgholm's castle ruin. Near the place Karolina had fallen on the ice.
The weathering ruin contrasted with the spiritual. The exhibition in Borgholm was followed by successful. International exhibitions in Seattle, Sydney, Venice and many more Galleries worldwide. The item "Bertil Vallien Kosta Boda Limited Edition Brains Resting Head" is in sale since Saturday, March 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Scandinavian\Kosta Boda".The seller is "revdks" and is located in Worthing, West Sussex. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.