Bali & Java
Frisky Dolphin Suar Wood Mask
Wayan Rendah expresses concern for the environment through the uniqueness of his art. He carves the mask from suar wood, expertly showcasing the wood's natural grain. The mask features a dolphin swimming through algae that shape a bondres mask. A traditional mask for theater performances, the bondres is a like a jester that appears in a play to relieve the tension and drama of the story.
- This is a unique handcrafted piece. Wood grain and color can vary slightly.
- Includes a jute cord for hanging.
- H 16.5 x L 9 x D 3.9 in
- 1.3 lb
The artisan behind ...
The artistry of Wayan Rendah has been featured in numerous periodicals, including Sunset magazine.
"My ideas were unconventional at the time - developing abstract figures inspired by the form and texture of the piece of wood I had selected, combining traditional themes with modern poses and more sensual shapes ... read more
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Nous avons visité Bali, mais nous n'y avions pas vu de si beaux masques! J'ai acheté parce que j'aimais beaucoup les volutes sculptées et pour le dauphin. C'est encore plus beau en vrai. C'est une oeuvre splendide, notre regard est attiré vers ce masque dès qu'on arrive dans la pièce.