Nativity. Year: 2000. Medium: Sandalwood (Santalum album), bogwood with rose quartz and rock crystal, marble. Dimensions: 86 x 32 x 30 cm

McNally, Joseph Nativity. Year: 2000. Medium: Sandalwood (Santalum album), bogwood with rose quartz and rock crystal, marble. Dimensions: 86 x 32 x 30 cm. [Image]

Item Type: Image
Title: Nativity. Year: 2000. Medium: Sandalwood (Santalum album), bogwood with rose quartz and rock crystal, marble. Dimensions: 86 x 32 x 30 cm
Synopsis:

Table-top sized seated and bearded figure in sandalwood, holding a rectangular object made of bogwood that is studded with two large-size rock crystal balls and multiple smaller-size rose quartz balls, to symbolise the Creator holding the world. The balls are intended to connote heavenly bodies. This sculpture is identified as the seventh piece of an assembled eight-piece 'Nativity' series. The base is marble.

Additional Information: Collection: LASALLE College of the Arts. Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore. Accession Number: 2005.013.07
Subjects: Fine Arts
Fine Arts > Sculptor - McNally, Joseph
Divisions: Institute of Contemporary Arts
Depositing User: Ms Ashalatha Krishnan
Date Deposited: 07 Oct 2019 04:35
Last Modified: 09 Dec 2019 02:19
URI: http://drlib.lasalle.edu.sg/id/eprint/714
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