Media bronze sculpture and plastic mold
Size 4.75 x 3.25 x 2.75 in. / 12.1 x 8.3 x 7 cm.
Sold $300 Estimate $400 - $600
LOT OF TWO; signed, dated and numbered along bottom; lot includes plastic mold for larger version of sculpture measuring [40.5 x 25.5 x 18 in]
small bronze illustrated on page 53-56 in Wreck Beach Originals: Small Bronze Sculptures Inspired by Stones, Pebbles and Concretions by Jean-Guy Dallaire, 2015; illustrated on the cover of books Memories and Dreams of a Sculpture Garden and The Language of Stones by the artist. according to the artist, the mold was created with the idea featuring it in a sculpture garden [the cost of enlarging was approximately $6,000]
Jean-Guy Dallaire ~ [b.1943] Canadian
the artist was born in Quebec, raised in Alberta and now teaches and lives in Vancouver; he has been profiled on CBC and his biography will be included in the upcoming Dictionnaire des Auteurs et Artistes francophones de l'Ouest; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website