Bronze sculpture details
Roucka’s Clown shows the deep wisdom of the fool who, in contrast to the highly erudite, is still able to confront the world with amazed curiosity, yet remain calm.
Edition in bronze, cast using the lost wax technique, chased and patinated by hand.
Eva Roucka was born in Pilsen. Her first artistic training was at the Prague School of Graphic Arts and the ceramic school in the same city in the then Czechoslovakia from 1969 to 1979. In 1982, she emigrated to France and continued her studies at the Paris art college.