655-Métallurgica 2 -Bell Metal

© Aug 2019 Chris Walker, Oil on Stretched Canvas (24cm x33cm). For sale  Ref Eur120

Abstract inspired by  Metallurgical micrographs. This image represents bell metal, a bronze with a higher tin content, typically, 78% copper, 22% tin. This higher tin content increases the rigidity of the metal, and increases the resonance.  Metallographic bevel of a bell bronze , etched (Klemm III), V = 200