Hand Carved Original Sculpture by John Bartolomeo
Very large hand carved marble sculpture by John Bartolomeo | Artist has signed the work on the verso (See Photos) | Medium: Carved solid marble sculpture with metal stand
Very large hand carved marble sculpture by John Bartolomeo (1923-2012) | Artist has signed the work on the verso (See Photos) | Medium: Carved from solid Italian marble hand picked by the artist in Italy. The sculpture sits on a large custom metal stand | Year or Era Produced: 20th Century | Dimensions: Approximate Measurement: With stand: 41.5″ x 20″ x 14″, Sculpture Only: 30″ x 28″ x 10.5″; Approximate Weight: Probably over 150 lbs.
NOTE: This sculpture is considered to be the most important work by Bartolomeo, and was featured in the Chicago Sun-Times obituary of the artist on April 16, 2012. The piece is also featured on the artist’s biography on askart.com.