Derrière Bookends

Sculpture by Arye Shapiro

Dimensions: 8½"H x 5¼"W x 5½"D

Material: Bronze on walnut bookend

Date: 1998


The “Derrière” was originally created as a gesture piece in ceramic. After it was sold to a private collector, another patron commissioned a bronze cast mounted on bookends. Each bookend weighs five pounds.