Bronze with Renaissance Brown and Pompeiian Green patinas. Number 3 of an edition of 12. Signed and inscribed on base: ‘ D. De LuE / sc 1976 / © 1986 / 3/12 Tx’. Cast at the Tallix Foundry, Beacon NY. Mounted on Vermont Verde marble base measuring 12 x 7 x 2 inches.
‘As with ‘Nymph’ more than four decades earlier, De Lue has modeled an optimistic, powerful Michelangelesque female figure who reaches up to the dawn’ from D. Roger Howlett ‘Donald De Lue; Gods, Prophets, and Heroes,’ 1990, pg. 183.