Grand Gisant

Alicia Penalba (1913-1982)
Bronze
1978
140 x 395 x 120 cm

Collection Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland

Grand Gisant was created by Alicia Penalba in 1978 and is an abstract example of a funeral sculpture used in Christian art depicting a reclining figure. This bronze sculpture was cast by the Da Prato foundry in Pietrasanta, Italy in an edition of 6.

Photo: T. Wiegersma