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Title Man waking up
Artist Janel, Emil G., 1897-1981
Description Carving of a man waking and getting up with his head up and partially on left elbow. Knees pulled up, craggy features, heavy brows, and a sleepy smile on his face. Had been resting against what appears to be a boulder. Fully dressed with shirt v-necked sweater, pants, black shoes, and socks. Base is textured. "Emil Janel" carved on back of boulder.
Type Carving
Dimensions H-6.5 W-13.7 D-7.3 inches
Material Wood/Paint
Technique Flat-plane Carving
Collection Figure Carving
Catalog Number 95.14.28
Search Terms Flat-plane carving
Figure carving
Scandinavian-style woodcarving
Subjects Figurines
Sculpture
Wood carvings
Woodwork
Classification Wood-carving--Sweden.
Sculpture--Sweden.
Figurines--Sweden.