A sculpture in black walnut

2012 ArtPrize Entry

This large scale sculpture of a traditional Venetian gondola oarlock is sculpted from black walnut and stands approximately 8 feet tall on its base. Though it is a classic from, originally designed for gondoliers to navigate the narrow canals and waterways of Venice, Italy, we believe it stands alone as a thing of beauty.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 5'0
  • Medium: Black Walnut
  • Width: 5'0
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 8'0

Venue & Connection Information

The sculpture is on a 5 foot square wooden base. It needs to be well lit and should have some space around it so that it can be viewed from all angles. It will weigh approximately 225# with the base. The base and sculpture are individual pieces and can be moved separately.

Venue Considerations
  • Special Lighting needed: Yes
  • Internet needed: No
  • Indoor Space needed: Yes
  • Outdoor Space needed: No
  • Audio/Video needed: No
  • Electrical needed: No

Gerald DePersia and Ryan DePersia

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