Bronze sculpture details
Not only a mirror shows you who you are. The traces one leaves do so even more – whether they be words or deeds sticking in others’ memories. In this sense, Giraud’s protagonist looks at the print of her hands as the “footprint” of her life.
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
That the human body represents the primary motif of sculptural work is a commonplace platitude which has held true since the beginning of the art. It also applies to many of the works of Daniel Giraud.