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Comet for Yesterday

John Running-Johnson's avatar John Running-Johnson

Comet for Yesterday is a carved wood and welded steel free standing sculpture. Inspired by the lucky find of an odd chunk of walnut said to be 25 years old. Some thoughts: Almost 19th century, almost stellar, almost frozen, the battered comet, dreamed through blurred scope, labors along, chained to black space repeating and repeating a scarred tarantella.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 40 inches
  • Medium: wood (walnut, cherry) and steel
  • Width: 20 "
  • Year created: 2015
  • Height: 55"