Silenus by Vladimir Tsivin

Tsivin is deeply inspired by classical sculpture, and his works are based on subtle modulations of form, as expressed through the muscles of the human torso.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain with chamotte
Dimensions:
28 cm
Art Fund grant:
£338 ( Total: £1,350)
Acquired in:
1991
Vendor:
Galerie Besson

These works are hollow and stand within the vessel tradition of ceramic design. Silenus was the teacher and faithful companion of the wine-god Dionysus in Greek mythology.

Provenance

Galerie Besson.

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