THE ANTON SMIT LOT





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AGAPÉ EFFERVESCENT SERIES

Each sculpture is an individual masterpiece from the hands of the internationally acclaimed South African sculptor Anton Smit
This exquisite Anton Smit Lot forms part of not only one mask, but a triptych of three larger than life faces in progression from human to Spirit.

Each face, hand painted in a different colour, portraying the essence of life.

Agape Effervescent series – Transcending human suffering – depicting the lightness of being, rendering visible that which is spiritual.

Apparition of faces bristling with light – Afire with God

Defying gravity – dissolving the visual world and trans mutating the figurative landscape.

Not only does each piece draw the viewer into the work it also allows the landscape to become part of the work, making each piece a virtual experience, captivating and intriguing.

Beautifully conceptualized by poetry and Anton’s own life experience of the human journey, each piece tells a unique story woven into a narrative of human suffering and transparency, conflicts of daily life.

Instead of a fleeting experience the successful bidder will take this lot home with him /her to enjoy every day as part of their own art collection

“BEFORE ME FLOATS AN IMAGE
EFFERVESENCE OF THE NIGHT
DISSOLVED BY LIGHT
THE MORE WE LET THE LIGHT THROUGH
THE MORE WE BECOME SPIRIT
SUSPENDED ANIMATION
RADIANT EXPANSION
LACEWORK OF STARS
CLEANSER OF THE EARTH “ – Anton Smit

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Each mask is made from Glass reinforced polymer supported by a stainless -steel structure with a solid hand-cast concrete base. * An option of bronze is for the account of the bidder.
Transport, Delivery and installation excluded (contact Anton Smit Studios).

  • AGAPÉ EFFERVESCENT SERIES
  • Size each: (H)1,400mm x (W) 820mm x (D) 310mm
  • Material: Glass reinforced polymer
  • Edition: Unique
  • Stand: Stainless steel on a concrete base
  • Colour: Multi coloured hand painted weather resistant k2

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