Rick Light Sculptures: St. Olaf of Norway

St. Olaf of Norway (1988)

St. Olaf of Norway (1988)

Acknowledging a “design motif” of Alberto Giacometti,” this combines “the aesthetic qualities of Giacometti and Brancusi with the more intense facial features and anatomy found in Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland. The three-meter-high bronze depicts Olaf Haraldsson, the 11th century Norwegian hero and saint. (Collection of the artist)

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