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Inner Strength / 1314 Winter Collection / Colorado Yule Marble

7 x 10 x 47″ One Man Lift / SN140101 / $3,200

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$3,200 Inner Strength 7x10x47", Yule Marble Sculpture by Martin Cooney

Rather than being carved I would say that Inner Strength was jettisoned into the world as a result of my attempts to pry him away from a much larger rough block of Colorado Yule Marble.   At any time during my pounding I full expected him to break into pieces.  In fact, I wasn’t looking or paying attention to ‘him’ – as there was no him about him. That is it was the other side of the equation that held my attention. At this point Inner Strength began as simply a section of marble that I was intent on roughing out. But pound away as I might upon the plug and feather wedges, nothing it seemed would pry these two apart.   Until that is, the other, far larger block, broke into pieces, and I was left staring at the makings of Inner Strength. And so, that is when I realized that I was probably gazing down upon the toughest piece of marble – perhaps even the toughest piece of stone – that I had personally ever encountered. The backbone shape provided all the excuse I needed in order to focus all of my sculpting attention to making this the most formidable sculpture of its kind (a “standing stone”, I call them) that I am ever likely to carve.

Inner Strength, of all my outdoor Marble Standing Stones to date, is perhaps best equipped of all to endure all that a Colorado Rocky Mountain winter storm may hurl at it.  But not just endure – what I mean is that Inner Strength positively embraces the bone-chilling cold and savage wind. Here’s a sculpture not only to inspire strength, but inner strength at that!

 

 

'Inner Strength', 1314 Winter Collection. Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by MARTIN COONEY

'Inner Strength', 1314 Winter Collection. Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by MARTIN COONEY

'Inner Strength', 1314 Winter Collection. Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by MARTIN COONEY

'Inner Strength', 1314 Winter Collection. Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by MARTIN COONEY

'Inner Strength', 1314 Winter Collection. Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by MARTIN COONEY

$3,200 Inner Strength 7x10x47", Yule Marble Sculpture by Martin Cooney

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Please note: Inner Strength is secured to swivel upon a hole drilled into the underside of its base

Inner Strength / 1314 Winter Collection / Colorado Yule Marble

7 x 10 x 47″ One Man Lift / SN140101 / $3,200

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Free Shipping Available to Most Cities within the Continental USA

Colorado Yule Marble Sculpture by Martin Cooney

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