Lady Of My Dreams
Jonathan Mhondorohuma

2016

Fern Stone

35cm (h)

15cm (w)

12cm (d)

6.5kg

£280

The speaker is the person admiring her, probably a man, “My heart skips a bit whenever l look at her. God created her with me in mind,” but she is unaware of his admiration.

Jonathan has created the hair and the patterned dress freehand with a tungsten carbide chisel.

This unusual pale green 'fern stone' is a hard variety of serpentine that was a particular favourite of Brighton Sango's. It suits Jonathan's style well.

Shona stone sculpture Lady Of My Dreams by Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Mhondorohuma - front Shona stone sculpture Lady Of My Dreams by Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Mhondorohuma - right side Shona stone sculpture Lady Of My Dreams by Zimbabwean artist Jonathan Mhondorohuma - back