Bali & Java
Sandstone 'Fiancée de Bali'
Wayan Kandiyasa, inspired by the beauty of a woman, designs this sculpture to depict a Balinese woman, dreaming of her fiance. Her hair flows in graceful locks across her shoulder, with a frangipani flower nestled behind her ear. Carved by hand of sandstone, this sculpture possesses a tranquil and virtuous spirit.
- This is a unique handcrafted item. Color, size and/or motif may slightly vary
- H 5.75 x L 2.2 x D 1.8 in
- 0.8 lb
The artisan behind ...
"I first started to learn at the age of nine with my father, beginning with cleaning and finishing the statues he would make. At the age of thirteen I could already make small statues on my own. At that time, and even now, my inspiration comes to me when I am most relaxed and quiet. An image comes to me and I start to work as calmly as possible, trying to keep the original idea as simple as possible. ... read more