Lise Bécu

Biography
LISE BECÚ
Black Rabbit
stone, 17 x 12 x 6 inches
$4800
LISE BECÚ
Resting Owl
basalt on granite base, 15 x 12 x 8 inches
SOLD
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Little Blue Heron
basalt, 11h x 11 x 10 inches
SOLD
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Hen
granite, 22h x 17 x 10 inches
$3500
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Woman with Cat
basalt, 24h x 16 x 8
SOLD
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Dreamer
granite, 24h x 16 x 9
SOLD
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Mandolin Player
gneiss, 24 x 16 x 12 inches
$4200
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Mother and Child
granite, 30h x 12 x 7 inches
$4600
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Mother and Child
alabaster, 11 x 13 x 9 inches
$2800
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Men and Birds in a Boat
granite, 18 x 17 x 22 inches
$4800
LISE BECÚ Black Rabbit stone, 17 x 12 x 6 inches $4800
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LISE BECÚ Resting Owl basalt on granite base, 15 x 12 x 8 inches SOLD
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LISE BÉCU Little Blue Heron basalt, 11h x 11 x 10 inches SOLD
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LISE BECU Hen granite, 22h x 17 x 10 inches $3500
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LISE BECU Woman with Cat basalt, 24h x 16 x 8 SOLD
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LISE BECU Dreamer granite, 24h x 16 x 9 SOLD
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LISE BECU Mandolin Player gneiss, 24 x 16 x 12 inches $4200
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LISE BECU Mother and Child granite, 30h x 12 x 7 inches $4600
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LISE BECU Mother and Child alabaster, 11 x 13 x 9 inches $2800
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LISE BECU Men and Birds in a Boat granite, 18 x 17 x 22 inches $4800
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Lise Bécu Biography

Lise Bécu draws on Inuit mythology and her vivid imagination to create stone carvings of animals and people, often with each species intertwined in a storied relationship. Her shapes are sensual, lines fluid, and surfaces vary between rough and smooth. Becu, who works in alabaster, granite, or beach stone, will let the stone’s shape dictate the metamorphosis: a pillar of black granite becomes a woman gently sheathed by three great birds; an irregular stone, a chicken; a block of limestone, a boy hugging a rabbit. Becu’s work is in numerous private collections. She has participated in cultural exchanges for sculptors in Finland, France, and the 2011 Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium in Maine.