Two (2) Olen L. Bryant (American/Tennessee, 1927-2017) clay sculptures, Angel and Sleeping Stone. 1st item: Olen L. Bryant table top pale grey-green clay sculpture depicting a standing angel with small tilted head and wrapped-like gown. Signed on lower interior with initials "OB". 18" H x 8 1/4" wingspan. 2nd item: Olen L. Bryant "Sleeping Stone," sound sculpture made of green washed clay modeled in the form of a stone with serene human features, hollow interior with beads inside. Partial signature to base. 6" H x 7" W x 6 3/4" D. Note: Angels and Sleeping Stones were among Bryant's most spiritual, and popular, forms of sculpture. A letter of authenticity and provenance from the artist's niece, who served as his studio assistant and personal representative for his estate, will accompany this lot. Provenance: The Estate of Olen Bryant, Cottonwood/Clarksville, Tennessee. CONDITION: 1st item: Scattered white paint flecks on body. Otherwise very good condition. 2nd item: Overall good condition with minor flakes at lower right side and on base.
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