G. L. Sussman - Portraits
Bilando a la Vida

Collection of the Artist
plaster/ gold leaf

This lifesize hydrostone portrait bust of the flamenco dancer Dolores Gonzales was done originally as a portrait demonstration for Mr. Sussmans's class at the Art Students League in NY. Finding within it, the essence and poise of the erect flamenco presence. This portrait represents and captures a moment in a dancers life.