About the sculpture
Limited edition bronze of 12 – Inspired by the story of Swan Lake The Stolen Veil takes a classical pose and places the female form slightly off balance yet strong and in control. 64cm H x 49cm L x 15cm D without base. Comes with Black Powder coated base at 105cm high for outdoor use.
About the artist
Teresa Wells MRSS creates emotive figurative sculptures in bronze, that celebrate man’s physical and emotional survival over adversity.
Inspired by the question “How do Humans Behave?” she draws inspiration from the contours of athletes and ballet dancers to emphasise a physical strength, placing them in precarious poses to stress fragility.
She employs an illustrative style that pertains to theatrical gesturing, with particular attention made in re-creating detail in the face, hands and feet. This creates a powerful and spiritual force, producing reflection on one’s own psyche. When combined with geometric architectural supports, in steel, bronze and stone, she shows a contemporary approach to bronze, lifting it off the plinth and making it appear less monumental and traditional.
Teresa is a multi award winning member of The Royal Society of Sculptors, and has had work commissioned by the BBC and Netflix amongst others. She is available for public and private commissions, interiors, landscape and garden sculpture.
The Stolen Veil (also available in Rodin Black)
Bronze on Slate
50cm x15cm x 66cm
Edition of 12
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