Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Rainbow trout

    Rainbow trout

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    secоnd half of the 20th century

    Bernard Becker

    Labradorite; carving, polishing

    Lenght 15.2 cm

    Author's signature on the fish belly: Bernard Becker


    Labradorite carving of a rainbow trout is created from a single mineral. The appearance of iridescent scales of a rainbow trout is authentically conveyed using fine quality labradorite, even the lateral movement of the tail with the undulation of the body is shown.