Hands (3) Lost Wax Bronze
Inventory #: 28
Title: Hands (3) Lost Wax Bronze
Date Created: 1990
Artist: A.J. Green
Medium and Image Description: Lost-wax process, also called cire-perdue, method of metal casting in which a molten metal is poured into a mold that has been created by means of a wax model. Once the mold is made, the wax model is melted and drained away. A very limited # of castings were made, typically under 10, and then the mold was destroyed.
Dimensions: 55 1/2″ × 13 3/4″ × 14 1/4″
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Status: For Sale
About the Work: These impressionistically textured works in wax and clay were cast in bronze and patinated in rich tones of brown and green. Influenced by such luminaries as Archipenko and Lipchitz, Green pursued a cubist, angular aesthetic, which ultimately became his artistic style.