NOVICA Brown Romantic Suar Wood Sculpture , 11.75″ Tall ‘Everlasting Kiss’

NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, works together with talented artisan designers around the world to produce stunning, keepsake treasures. Our mantra is to spread global happiness, so rest assured – we’ll do everything we possibly can to ensure you’re a happy customer. About this item: Face to face, a couple kneels in a kiss; their sinuous bodies suggest one shared heart. Made Wirata captures the force of the lovers’ passion in a suar wood image. – Each artwork is unique — wood grain, color, and pattern will differ slightly from picture About our Artist: Balinese artisan Made Wirata comes from a family dedicated to this art for generations. ‘I first learned to carve from my father, who specialized in a particular style of carving locally known as ‘sri bunga’ as well as ‘keris.’ When I finished school, I apprenticed with my uncle, who taught me to carve traditional images. In 1993, a cousin taught me the carving of modern statuettes. I began to sell my work to sustain my studies and now several galleries in Bali collect my creations,’ he says.

Product Features

  • Size: 11.75″ H x 5.5″ W x 2.2″ D
  • Authentic: an original NOVICA fair trade product in association with National Geographic.
  • Certified: comes with an official NOVICA Story Card certifying quality & authenticity.
  • Exceptional Artisan Quality by Made Wirata – crafted with care to be treasured for years to come.
  • Product Info: Suar wood