This one of a kind B.C. jade carving by Canadian artist Abraham Su features a large jade bear and fish mounted on a rough jade base. The bear is carved from the bright, translucent green jade that is often referred to as “Polar Jade” as the Polar Jade Mine is famous for producing this quality of jade. The bear is approximately 9 cm high, 10 cm long and 6 cm wide and sits on a rough jade base 6.5 x 12.5 x 8.5 cm. The fish mounted on the base is approximately 2 x 5.5 cm and has etched detailing. The bear is numbered and signed by the artist on it’s foot, and comes with certificate signed by the artist.
Approximate size of the complete carving 12.5 x 14 x 13 cm.
Abraham’s unique style tends to be whimsical and mirthful. His wildlife carvings portray a distinct mischievous quality which renders it easily recognizable.
Abraham’s finished sculptures reflect his attention to detail and his unique ability to capture the essence of wildlife.