Description

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Lunarseas: Sea of Fecundity is one of a series of cast bronze partial figures whose titles are taken from the poetic names by astronomer Galileo, for what he perceived to be bodies of water on the moon. Sprouting from her abdomen, are cascading branches, festooned with bursting pomegranates, alluding to a woman's height of fertility.

Location

This lot ships from Venice, CA, US.

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Los Angeles based artist, Alison Saar is an internationally acclaimed sculptor whose works are explorations of her personal and cultural identity. She is the recipient of fellowships from the Simon Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, amongst other awards. Saar’s work has been exhibited at the some of the most prestigious venues across the country.

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Lunaseas: Sea of Fecundity, 2008
Cast Bronze
27 x 20 x 8 in (68.58 x 50.8 x 20.32 cm)
1 of 5
Unique Edition
Courtesy of the artist & LA Louver
Signed

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Lunaseas: Sea of Fecundity
  • Dimensions
    27 x 20 x 8 in (68.58 x 50.8 x 20.32 cm)