Shona sculpture verdite stone head bust carving artwork statue original signed
Queen of Africa by Rufaro Murenza. Unique artwork in verdite (sought-after semi-precious stone local to Zimbabwe). This is an amazingly elegant little sculpture, really striking - by one of the top artists working in Zimbabwe at the moment. Rufaro won the national sculpture competition in 2015 and has been nominated into the final three in four other years as well, a phenomenal record! Dimensions 23cm (h) x 17cm (w) x 11cm (d) and weight 4.5kg. This shona stone sculpture has been made by hand from a single piece of stone. Please ask if you'd like to see more photos. This original and unique sculpture is signed by the artist and has an artist biography (with the photo of Rufaro with this piece) and art history and background reading in a presentation folder. It would also make an excellent gift. VERY IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ.
So price shown is indicative only. The item "Shona sculpture verdite stone head bust carving artwork statue original signed" is in sale since Tuesday, July 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures".
The seller is "guruve" and is located in Ware. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Medium: Stone & Marble
- Culture: Shona
- Subject: Women
- Type: Statue
- Style: African
- Listed by Self-Representing Artist?: No
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Placement: Table
- Features: Signed
- Year: 2019
- Colour: Green
- Date of Creation: Contemporary (1980-Now)
- Originality: Original
- Artist: Rufaro Murenza
- Size: Small (up to 12in.