Embracing Couple (SOLD)

Sculpture by Arye Shapiro

Dimensions: 13½"W x 24"H x 9"D

Material: Bronze

Date: 2003


A couple, both university professors, asked Arye to capture their likeness in an embrace for a unique, realistic bronze sculpture. As part of the artist's process, a separate study of the man's head was made. To ensure an accurate likeness, the couple posed weekly for seven months.