Dark Baskets, by Christian Burchard

Currency:USD Category:Art / Medium - Sculptures Start Price:100.00 USD
Dark Baskets, by Christian Burchard
2,700.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2015 Jun 26 @ 20:23UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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, individually created by the artist listed.
Lot #: 230
Dark Baskets
Madrone Burl
11" x 16" x 14"

Christian Burchard
Oregon, United States

Born in Hamburg, Germany in 1955, Christian has been living in the United States since 1978. Starting out as a furniture makers apprentice in Germany in the middle seventies, he studied sculpture and drawing at the Museum School in Boston then at the Emily Carr College of Art and Design in Vancouver BC. PP In 1982 he opened Cold Mountain Studio in Southern Oregon and has since then exhibited widely throughout the US. His pieces are part of many public and private collections. His current work includes wall sculptures and freestanding sculptural objects. He has exhibited extensively, and has work in the collections of the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; and the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, among many others.
Estimated retail: $6400