Seller: antiques-art (2.855) 100%, Location: Ben Lomond, California, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 173992701116 CLICK HERE TO VIEW MY OTHER EBAY LISTINGS ABSTRACT WALL SCULPTURE Abstract mid-century modern teak wood sculpture by Gert Olsen (Danish / American - 20th century). Signed lower right, engraved into the wood by the artist "G. Olsen". Undated, but from an estate where it was said to have been bought in the 1960's. Finely sculpted by Gert Olsen using a beautiful deeply grained teak wood. This sculpture is meant to hang on a wall and depicts a modernist abstract form, possibly a woman. It would also look good sitting on a table, with the addition of felt pads on the back. HEIGHT - 20" (51 cm)WIDTH - 5.5" (14 cm)DEPTH - 3.75" (9.5 cm) WEIGHT - 2.5 lbs. CONDITION : Excellent condition with no damage or restorations. Original finish and patina. Slight wear to the back, as shown. NOTES / REFERENCES : Gert Olsen (Danish / American 20th Century) Gert Olsen was born and educated in Denmark. He immigrated to Canada in 1956 then to the United States in 1962 where he gained citizenship. He started his career as a wood sculptor and expanded into to stone sculpture in the late 70's. Gert Olsen is a modernist figural abstractionist in the Mid Century - Danish Modern style. One of his larger commissions is a larger-than-life bear family at the Naples Bear Museum, Naples, Florida. His work is in numerous private and corporate collections in the United States, England, Switzerland, France, Germany, Japan and his native Denmark. He is a member of the International Sculpture Center, Washington, D.C. and has received numerous awards at fine art exhibitions. ~ This piece will be a quality addition to any collection of Modern Art and will display beautifully in any Mid Century Modern, Scandinavian Design, Danish Modern, Eames Era, or Arts and Crafts decor. ~ Please look carefully at all the photos to view the details and condition of the piece and e-mail with any questions ... I always respond quickly! Shipped from California, USA. This object comes from a smoke-free, pet-free environment. All of my pieces are guaranteed authentic, as described, and to your satisfaction, with a full money-back guarantee if returned promptly and in good condition. Thank you for looking! CLICK HERE TO VIEW MY OTHER EBAY LISTINGS Condition: Excellent condition. Please see description and photos.