This figure is carved form fallen aspen branches. It sits on a base made from an antique corbel from India. Atop the head is a crown of tin with a twig holding carved leaves and a bird. The figure holds a book made by the artist from antique tin. Inside the book are found butterfly wings suspended between sheets of mica. The piece is painted with acrylic and finished with wax. The figure comes apart for shipping and requires simple assembly.
Sculpture, Figurative, Wood, Repurposed Materials, Found Objects, Carved Wood, Mixed Media, Original Sculpture, Archetypal Sculpture