Addressing A Meeting
Peter Chidzonga

2015

'Cobalt' Stone

90.5cm (h)

22.5cm (w)

12cm (d)

22.5kg

SOLD

A flight of fancy, the bird raises its head to call out to a gathered audience of birds.

The real star of the show here is the stone itself, and Peter has wisely kept his work simple to allow full appreciation of the beauty of the material.

Cobalt stone is the local Zimbabwean name given to this type of serpentine, which is typically a mixture of purple and green. It does not, as far as we know, contain any cobalt.

Shona sculpture by artist Peter Chidzonga from Zimbabwe: Addressing A Meeting Shona sculpture by artist Peter Chidzonga from Zimbabwe: Addressing A Meeting Shona sculpture by artist Peter Chidzonga from Zimbabwe: Addressing A Meeting