Dimensions : 32 x 43 cm
Type of support: Frame
Completing time: 14 months
“Le Violoncelliste” matches the concept of cubism and the golden section with each other. Constructing within a strictly defined space only allows lines, forms and directions to converge on the essential points : the instrument, the gesture, the resulting sound.
Created by Marius-Jean Dorier
From the original bronze sculpture, it was reproduced in 1990 as a low relief. That mutation was carried out thanks to the technique of calcium deposit : That matter slowly formed by deep spring water gets valuable. The subtly graded element of calcium give that low-pitched music some warmth which lightens its harshness.