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Stefania Boemi

Donna Assunta Head Vase

$980

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DESCRIPTION

Skillfully handmade by sculptor Stefania Boemi, this anthropomorphic vase of a woman is a striking homage to Sicily's rich cultural traditions. The subject is drawn from Sicilian lore, a story of love and revenge between a Moor and a maiden dating back to the period of the Muslim conquest. Fashioned of terracotta with a black matte glaze, an X-shaped accent in gold leaf covers the right eye, emphasizing the captivating gaze. The richness of the natural pigments, reminiscent of Sicily's volcanic rocks, enhance the color intensity and meticulous sculptural details that make this piece unique.

DETAILS & DIMENSIONS

• Material: Ceramics, Gold leaf
• Dimensions (in): W 12.99 x D 9.84 x H 15.75
• Dimensions (cm): W 33 x D 25 x H 40
• Handmade In Italy

DELIVERY & RETURNS

• Handcrafted for you, ships in 8-10 weeks
• Shipping to United States: $50
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Stefania Boemi

Sicily, Italy
Ceramic Sculptor

Stefania Boemi lives and works in Catania, Sicily. The pieces she creates are inspired by carefully researched objects from the past that elicit emotions related to memory. Specifically, objects that are typically Sici…

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