Lidia & Her Swans

Cedar, Pigments

Terry Upshall’s Staff Pick:

A master carver, John brings to his art an air of graceful beauty and of peaceful elegance. “Lidia and Her Swans” is a fine example of this with its gentle sweeps and earthy calm.

Hoover has made us all richer for the experience of being around his work. We are fortunate to have two pieces from this particularly fine period of his productivity. This is one of them.