Works of Art
Maria Gamundi Bronze Nude Figure of a Bather
Maria Gamundi (Venezuelan, b. 1952) Bather
Bronze with rich brown patina;
Signed on foot M Gamundi, dated 1999, and numbered 7 from an edition of 10. Length: 13 inches (33 cm); mounted on wood base, overall: 14 1/2 × 8 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches
Note: Maria Gamundi was born in 1952 in Caracas (Venezuela). She studied at the Pratt Institute of New York and the Scuola del Libro of Urbino. She lives and works in Versilia. Since 1973 she has held important personal exhibitions in Italy, Europe, the United States and Latin America. Her female nudes exude a sculptural force exalted by her deep knowledge of the materials, as well as, an instinctive joie de vivre which represents her strong Latin American roots.