"A Night at the Oscars" by Michael and Cynthia Gibson

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 A Night at the Oscars  by Michael and Cynthia Gibson
650.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 Jun 14 @ 15:29UTC-7 : PDT/MST
All items in this auction were created, at least in part, on the wood lathe, with wood as the primary material. All are one-of-a-kind signed originals, guaranteed to be individually created by the woodturning artist listed.
Michael and Cynthia Gibson, Georgia, United States
A Night at the Oscars
Pear, pyroengraving, India ink, paint
8" x 8" x 8" 20.3cm x 20.3cm x 20.3cm

Artist’s note: "A Night at the Oscars" is a tribute to the Academy Awards Ceremony. Over the last 85 years this event has proven to be one of the world's most prestigious ceremonies honoring the film industry. Many of us are excited to experience the stunning designer fashions showcased by the top actors and actresses as they stroll down the red carpet. We hope to take the viewer back to vintage Hollywood glamour and "A Night at the Oscars".

About the artists: Created by woodturner Michael Gibson and his wife, pyrographist Cynthia Gibson. The Gibson’s have been working together collaboratively for several years. Known for the detailed and exquisite quality of their pieces, they have work in many corporate, public, and private collections, including a teapot the Sonny Kamm Teapot Collection, now housed at the Fuller Craft Museum in Massachusetts.