"Angle Bowl" by Hans Weissflog

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 Angle Bowl  by Hans Weissflog
2,000.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2014 Jun 14 @ 15:51UTC-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.
Hans Weissflog, Hildesheim, Germany
Angle Bowl
Amazonas rosewood
2.5" x 5.33" 6.35cm x 13.5cm

Precisely carved on the lathe with offset patterns of concentric circles that create mesmerizing optical illusions of movement and depth. This bowl presents a fascinating variation on Hans Weissflog's signature style: "On this piece I wanted to turn out of center, but on the inside!"

About the artist: Known for creating works of technical and aesthetic elegance with the simplest of tools, in 1994 Weissflog received the highest honor for a German craft artist, The Lower Saxony State Award. Weissflog exhibits and teaches internationally, and his work is in many private and museum collections.