The Wise Lady Sculpture

Bali Wood Carving,

Indonesia

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This piece showcases the manual dexterity of Balinese woodworkers being able to tease out subtle expressions from a block of mahogany. This piece shows a mixture of emotions:amusement, irony, and kindness. A one of its kind and a CuroCarte's exclusive.

₹24,000
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  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

This pair of symmetrical statuettes ' spare and unobtrusive ' were hand-carved out of reddish-brown straight-grained mahogany, these abstract delights have just enough detail to make them stand out. A one of its kind and a CuroCarte's exclusive.

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    Process of Making

    Seasoning is very important aspect for the end quality and finesse, usually it takes 5-6 years of seasoning. One of the uniqueness in Bali carving is that no sketches are used in artform.The artisan starts off by taking off bits and pieces from the block with a small chisel to work it down into ever more intricate shapes and curves.Local blacksmiths forge Balinese chisels and the ends are strong enough to be pounded with a locally produced wooden mallet to remove large chunks of wood. They can a...

  • Anatomy of the Product

    Process of Making

    Anatomy of the Product

    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 15
    Width: 28
    Height: 31
    Weight(gm):2645.0000
    Craft : Bali Wood Carving
    Colour : Brown
    Placement : Counter Top

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