Miguel Berrocal "Mini Cariatide" Puzzle Sculpture, Italy, 1968
Spanish born Miguel Berrocal (1933-2006), blended his multifaceted education into near alchemical feats of sculptural work. This miniature torso of a woman, is a three dimensional puzzle of incredibly precise craftsmanship. 25 individual pieces, are fitted in order to create the overall work, each piece nesting into the last often locking into place with mind boggling exactness. Comes with original box and booklet of instructions.
6 in. H x 2.75 in. W x 2.25 in. D