Zen (w: Tofuku-ji Temple)
shiet i was here 2 weeks ago
Carved Wood and Gilt Lacquer Figure of Amida Nyorai (1300 - 1400) - Japan, 14th century.
I always have a chart to watch to keep me entertained… volume picking up as it heads south of $500 on all major exchanges.
Louise Bourgeois Sculptures
Arch of Hysteria, 1993, Bronze, polished patina, hanging piece, 83.8 x 101.6 x 58.4 cm.
The lean, angular frame of Bourgeois’s longtime assistant, Jerry Gorovoy, provided the form for Arch of Hysteria, the exquisitely graceful (or painful, depending on how you look at it) bronze sculpture of a naked male figure bent backward and hanging by a thread. Hysteria was long thought to be a “women’s malady,” so there’s a lovely irony in the use of a male body