Category Archives: Sculpture

Peine Del Viento (Wind Comb)

Piene Del Viento II (1959) by Eduardo Chillada is being auctioned at Sothebys in London on Feb. 11, 2011, for an estimated price of $1,269,439. It will go higher. Using steel, Chillada chose a comb as a metaphor to bring … Continue reading

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Hair in Stone

The Greeks did it. Rodin did it. All sculptors made hair out of clay. This particular piece is by Amadeo Modigliani (1884-1920), who signed it and pointed out that in the rear of the sculpture, there was limestone. It is … Continue reading

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