Bali & Java
'Second Wind' Hibiscus Wood Mask
With eyes closed, a young person whistles a casual tune. The wind ripples his long hair and a carefree serenity pervades this mask by Nyoman Naranata.
Hibiscus wood exhibits colors ranging from white to light gray, dark gray or even black heartwood. This natural occurrence can rarely be replicated, making each carving exceptionally unique. Please expect slight differences in wood grain color and distribution patterns. Theme and artistic quality remain the same.
- Signed by the artist
- Includes a cord for hanging.
- 9 x 6 x 3.9 inches
- 04 lb
The artisan behind ...
"I learned to design from my father, this craft which is taught and learned from generation to generation."
"I am Balinese born and was named Nyoman Naranata by my parents in the traditional baby ceremony in 1970. When I was just an elementary student, the art of woodcarving was imprinted on my everyday life. Handicrafts are becoming the main wage earner in my village... read more