Michael Aram Butterfly Ginkgo Frame 8x10 - 175848
Michael Aram

Michael Aram Butterfly Ginkgo Frame 8x10 - 175848

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The Butterfly Ginkgo Collection celebrates the representation of flora as fauna. Michael's fascination with a particular type of ginkgo tree , the Ginkgo Biloba, or "Butterfly Ginkgo", which grows with a double leaf reminiscent of a butterfly's wings, gave rise to a fantasia image of the plant. Executed at the highest level of handcraftsmanship, each piece is rendered in solid brass with hand etched cocoon-shaped vessels. The pieces in the collection are a tour de force of the handcrafted process, capturing the poetic spirit that is so deeply indicative of Michael's work. 

"The first time I saw this tree, it literally looked like it had been completely overtaken by butterflies... as if they would all take flight the moment I walked too close or made a noise. The idea that the leaves could evoke the beauty of butterflies was magical to me, like trees that can metamorphose from flora to fauna in the blink of an eye."

  • Michael Aram 
  • Holds 8 x 10 Photo
  • Convertible (Vertical or Horizontal)
  • L: 11in x W: 13in
  • Oxidized
  • Goldtone
  • Michael Aram Style Number: 175848