11′ h x 64″w x 64″d
Asherah is carved in ash, oak and catalpa woods. Hostetler demonstrates the coveted balance between maintaining the natural element of the media and the control of the carver’s hand. A spectacular and powerful image, it conveys assurance and strength. She personifies the wild and the calm of nature. One of the Asherah Series, ( 2000BC and 600BC) as the Giver of Life. Asherah was made in unglazed earthenware, 7th century BC Middle East
Bronze casting available. Larger size by commission.