Carrara veined marble called paronazzo(?) Ivory colour. much veined by copper. Bought in Chiavari
A photograph of this sculpture accompanied an article by Ezra Pound in Esquire magazine, August 1934.
Marble was bought in Rapallo at the time Henghes was living and working there.
Porto Venere Stone in which sculpture is carved (known as Port d'oro) was given to Henghes by Mrs. Townley
See on Mattatuck Museum website
See this work on Mattatuck Museum website
Near black stone from Revanto-Bracco
Black Green stone. olive green in spots. faint blue throughout. Block came from dry part of river bed of the Entella. Weighed about 50kg. Carried by car with the assistance of Ranieri di San Faustino.
Black Stone found on Rapallo beach.
Carrara white marble. not very clean.
Incised into Ardesia From a quarry on Monteallegro. Rapallo