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Friday, November 26, 2010

Sculpture and Arcimboldo

Photo by Roger Tomas
Somehow this sculpture is fitting for Thanksgiving.

Philip Haas made the 15 foot tall painted fiberglass sculpture. But the painting Winter by Arcimboldo is his inspiration, so Arcimboldo gets top billing. It's part of the Arcimboldo show at the National Gallery.

More information here.
Philip Haas
Winter (After Arcimboldo), 2010
pigmented and painted fiberglass
Courtesy of Sonnabend Gallery
Photo by Rob Shelley © 2010 National Gallery of Art, Washington


3 comments:

Theresa Cheek said...

O.M.G.......!

Patrick Gracewood said...

Now this sculpture would be great outside, in a garden, no?
That's the biggest Meyer Lemon I've ever seen!

Stone Art said...

wow, this on is fab too, love it!