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Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Art Gallery - Sculpture Stone - Cultural are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.

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Granite sculpture, 'Buddha's Peaceful Presence' (India)

Natural granite communicates peace in this exquisite sculpture. Calm and composed, Lord Buddha meditates, revealing an expression of total serenity. Brijesh Kumar reverently sculpts this portrait, carefully detailing the smooth features and tightly c more...

Granite sculpture, 'Peace Be With You' (India)

Buddha is solemn in this beautiful bust. His eyes are open and he seems about to speak. Working in granite, Brijesh Kumar creates a statuette with a message of peace for the world. At the age of 29, Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha) left his family in purs more...

Granite sculpture, 'Regal Apsara Nymph' (India)

Beautiful and sensuous, this apsara was originally carved in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, an apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts this granite replica with exceptional de more...

Granite sculpture, 'Seductive Apsara Nymph' (India)

Beautiful and sensuous, this apsara was originally carved in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, an apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts this granite replica with exceptional de more...

Huamanga stone sculpture, 'Andean Mamacha' (Peru)

Dressed in the traditional costume of the Andean sierra, a mamacha (woman) invites all to dance to the beat of her drum. Her presence is felt through the detailed artistry of her costume, as well as her admirably vivid face. By Nino Rumi de Chuschi A more...

Marble resin sculpture, 'Pregnant' (Brazil)

Woman's beauty and feminine sensuality are exalted in Claudio Aun's hands. Supple and graceful, a young nude's torso takes shape in an elegant sculpture. Her swelling tummy reveals the unborn child growing inside. more...

Marble sculpture, 'Art of Capoeira I' (Brazil)

The strength, power and rhythm of Capoeira exude from this extraordinary sculpture by Rodrigo Saramago. Proportion is skewed to evidence the man's developed muscles as he defies gravity in the "stand on two supports" position. Saramago sculpts this p more...

Sandstone bust, 'Lord Buddha' (Indonesia)

A young head of Buddha looks with kindness and tenderness upon those who revere him, his face an expression of noble spirituality. His sandstone image is the accomplished work of Bali's Wayan Kandiyasa, who exhibits his skill with admirable finesse. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Alluring Beauty' (India)

An ancient apsara is a manifestation of alluring beauty originally carved in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, the apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts this yellow sandstone r more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Arjuna the Ascetic' (Indonesia)

This sculpture of Arjuna is chiseled by the skilled hands of Bali's Wayan Kandiyasa. The subject of this piece, Arjuna, is the charioteer of the sun in the Hindu tales of Mahabharata. Arjuna's figure epitomizes the power and restraint of his enviable more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Beautiful Dreamer' (Indonesia)

Wayan Kandiyasa explores unusual perspectives, depicting a woman in a stylized sandstone sculpture. Her young face is innocent as she dreams of beautiful moments. Frangipani flowers adorn her graceful gown. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Daydreaming' (Indonesia)

Defying gravity with the true skill of an artist, Wayan Kandiyasa depicts in sandstone the head of a man absorbed with reflections on life. The stone's natural pigmentation and veins serve Kandiyasa to confer an ephemeral appearance to this image of more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Ecstasy' (India)

Dancing to distant music, a woman achieves a state of ecstasy. Brijesh Kumar sculpts the graceful torso from sandstone, detailing her delicate features and opulent dress. He takes his inspiration from ancient temples in Khajuraho for this exquisite s more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Glorious Buddha' (India)

Brijesh Kumar sculpts an impressive portrait of Buddha's head with his eyes closed in serene meditation. Kumar's attention to detail denotes his respect as an artist for his subject. Buddha appears with a crown of flowers as he is elevated by his fol more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Happy Family' (Indonesia)

The uniqueness of family unity inspires this abstract sculpture from Bali's Wayan Kandiyasa. Expertly carving sandstone by hand, Kandiyasa depicts a mother, father and baby sitting snug together. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Hindu Lord Vishnu' (India)

Extraordinarily beautiful, Lord Vishnu is portrayed in sandstone, each detail carved by hand. The preserver god of the Hindu trinity wears a lavish jeweled necklace. Brijesh Kumar creates this lovely and reverent sculpture. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Intimacy' (Indonesia)

Wayan Kandiyasa is inspired by the intimate act of a kiss between lovers when he creates this sculpture. He carves it by hand from sandstone, expertly detailing the man's and woman's traditional Balinese headdresses. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Majapahit Heir' (Indonesia)

Majapahit was one of the most powerful empires on the Asian continent from the 13th to the 15th century. It encompassed all of present-day Indonesia as well as parts of Malaysia. The Majapahit maintained diplomatic relations with China, Champa, Cambo more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Man in Love' (Indonesia)

With a faraway gaze, a young man dreams of his sweetheart. Wayan Kandiyasa works in sandstone to create the portrait of a person who is deeply in love. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Man with Jar' (Indonesia)

His posture is stylized but graceful as he rests his head on his hands. A peaceful smile lights up his handsome features, and a water jar rests by his feet. Master sculptor Wayan Kandiyasa depicts a Balinese man wearing a destar or udeng, the elabora more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Peaceful Sleep' (Indonesia)

All is peaceful as a sleeping woman abandons all her cares to sweet dreams. A smile plays across her lips and her body is relaxed with knees drawn under her chin. Wayan Kandiyasa depicts his subject in a sandstone sculpture. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Red Apsara Nymph' (India)

Beautiful and sensuous, this Apsara was originally carved in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, an Apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts this red sandstone replica with exceptio more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Regal Apsara' (India)

Wearing jewelry and a graceful skirt, this apsara is a manifestation of beauty originally carved in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, an apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts t more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Seductress' (India)

Wearing elaborate jewelry, this apsara is a manifestation of beauty originally depicted in one of the Khajuraho temples in Madhya Pradesh. A nymph in the kingdom of the Hindu deities, an apsara seduces with her dance. Brijesh Kumar sculpts this sands more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Sensitive Mood' (Indonesia)

Her thoughts are far away, captured in her dreamy gaze and relaxed posture. The pose is stylized yet graceful in this beautiful sandstone sculpture. Wayan Kandiyasa depicts a beautiful Balinese woman in a sensitive mood. more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Sri Goddess with Lotus' (Indonesia)

Beautiful and demure, Goddess Sri looks on with kindness in her eyes as she blesses Bali's rice fields. Married to Lord Vishnu, the God of Sustenance, effigies of Sri are seen throughout Bali's fields as people bring her offerings in return for a goo more...

Sandstone sculpture, 'Welcome Home' (Indonesia)

A beautiful Balinese woman dressed in traditional clothing kneels in wajrasana (welcome) with graceful poise. Wayan Kandiyasa sculpts her vivid image from sandstone as he shares Balinese customs through his art. more...

Sandstone statuette, 'Shiva, God of Destruction' (Indonesia)

Endowed with the power to destroy all that is negative in this world, Lord Shiva holds a palm leaf book, a flower and his unique weapon, a padma. His image carved in sandstone quarried at Ayung River by NOVICA's featured carver, Wayan Kandiyasa. He c more...

Sandstone statuette,'Magnificent Ganesha II' (Indonesia)

Ganesha, the personification of wisdom, makes his presence felt in this extraordinary sandstone carving. Wayan Kandiyasa is meticulous in the depiction of the beloved deity, and carefully details Ganesha's elephant head, human body and elegant attire more...

Stone nativity scene, 'Birth in Huamanga' (set of 9) (Peru)

Pristine huamanga stone lends its translucent purity to the first Christmas. Juan Licas Coronado sculpts Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus in the manger, detailing the folds of their garments and their serene features. The three kings kneel with gifts for more...



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