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Fibonacci 8.1

Title: Fibonacci 8.1
Description: In the Fibonacci sequence the next number is the sum of the previous two numbers. So it begins 0 1 1 2 3 5 8 13……. It regularly occurs in nature. For example in the diameter of consecutive turns of a snail shell. This work illustrates this as a sequence of turned beech spheres of 1, 1, 2, 3, 5 and 8cm diameter. In addition to which the distance between the spheres is also in the sequence 1, 1, 2, 3 and 5 cm. These are mounted on a 2.5cm x 11cm (maximum) x 35 cm tapered English oak plinth. The piece weighs 0.75kg. It is the work of David Boyd FRSC, who is a scientist specialising in scientific and geometric artworks.
Size: 2.5x11x15cm
Format: Original artwork
Presentation: Framing not necessary
Medium: Mixed Media
Genre: Abstract
Colour: Brown
Keywords: Fibonacci sequence oak sculpture
Delivery Details: Free postage and packaging. Sent by courier.
Price: £79.00
Status: For Sale

Artist Information

Name: David Boyd FRSC
Phone: 07920764987
Acceptable Payment Methods: Paypal or cheque
David Boyd FRSC

Artist Biography:

I am a retired Research Manager, although I am still a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a past Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society. I worked in the platinum industry for over 40 years.

I specialise in artwork, espacially sculptures in hard woods, with a scientific and/or geometric theme

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Submission to Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition

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