David Adickes

Modern Abstract Cast Stone Female Bust Portrait Sculpture of Julie Burrows 2010



Cast Stone


Modern abstract cast stone portrait bust sculpture by Houston, Texas artist David Adickes. The work is modeled after Adickes' friend Julie Burrows and features sharp facial features framed by swooping hair. Signed by artist on the back of the neck. Comes with a black wooden base.

Artist Biography

Born (1927) and raised in Huntsville, TX, David Adickes is an artist whose art and heart are closely aligned with Paris, France. After studying art at the Atelier F. Leger in the late 40s, Adickes burst onto the art scene in Houston and elsewhere in the early 50s and has been a prominent member of Houston’s art community ever since. While his most visible works are his giant sculptures, from the Virtuoso in downtown Houston to the 76-foot Sam Houston in his hometown of Huntsville, David Adickes has for decades produced paintings that have been acclaimed in numerous art exhibitions and galleries, both in the United States and internationally. Moreover, his paintings continue to delight collectors with a distinct blend of classic style, delightful palette, and a touch of whimsy.


H 23 in. x W 8.5 in. x D 11.5 in.