Sculpture Community - Sculpture.net  

User Name
Password
Home Sculpture Community Photo Gallery ISC Sculpture.org Register FAQ Members List Search New posts Mark Forums Read

  Home · Search · Register  

Statistics
Users 18,060
Photos 944
Comments 389
Views 65,014,905
Disk Space 48.6mb

« November 2019
SunMon TueWed ThuFri Sat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930

Top Posters
Marcia 75
sculptorsam 72
Blake 70
JAZ 66
RuBert 60

Random Images
12Portal_No_1_Series_3c_stainless_steel_front_view_a.jpg
Portal No 1, Series 3c front vies
Marcia
1781henry.jpg
Henry
makemson
470Mystic_Nests-Basket.jpg
S.T.Woolf "Mystic Nests"
stwoolf
1835IMG_7533G-Web.jpg
Bust of Aldon
ahirschman
1169side12-13-2003_134.JPG
Mike Walsh
Mike Walsh
53tafel_twee_twee_klein.JPG
Adri A.C. de Fluiter
de Fluiter
· more ·

Highest Rated
Don Dougan 10.0
The Athlete, Richard... 10.0
Figura by Gloria Ach... 10.0
Stegosaurus; Alexand... 10.0
Figura Recostada by ... 10.0
"Encounter"... 10.0
detail of Horizon In... 10.0
Fernando Botero, Mot... 10.0
Motion 10.0
SOPHIA VARI 9.7
Serenity, Richard Be... 9.5
Pony, by Doug Makems... 9.5
Dorion by Bruce Beas... 9.4
EchoSphere by Russ R... 9.3
Ester 6, William Lud... 9.3

 
Home » Member Photo Galleries » dondougan Previous image   Slide Show   Next image
more
12Portal_No_1_Series3a_Black_Paint_front_view.jpg
1299Img2004-07-08_0007SS_slides.JPG
173SixUpTurtleDown3.jpg
173ArchaicLipdetail.jpg
173ArchaicEvidences_black_2.jpg
more

173SixUpTurtleDown3
SIX UP, TURTLE DOWN - Don Dougan
View Smaller Image

Photo Details
dondougan



ISC Member

Registered: March 2003
Location: Marietta (Atlanta) Georgia
Posts: 407
users gallery
SIX UP, TURTLE DOWN

23"x10˝"x3˝"

italian fossil pietra serena sandstone, cast bronze, turtle bone

This particular piece of sandstone is a fossil imprint of an ancient streambed, and the flecks of mica and the reddish coloration are due to the impurities and silt washed into the stream millions of years ago. The sun-bleached sea-turtle bone (from the turtle’s plastron or chest-bone) was found on the coast of Georgia and carried back to the artist’s studio - where it waited almost twenty years for the ‘right’ piece of sculpture. The lips are not modeled after a particular person's lips, but are a fusion of several sensual mouths that invite . . .
· Views: 74150 · Filesize: 6.7kb, 27.3kb ·
Additional Info
Print View




Photo Sharing Gallery by PhotoPost
Copyright © 2007 All Enthusiast, Inc.


Sculpture Community, Sculpture.net
International Sculpture Center, Sculpture.org
vBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Russ RuBert