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Ayrton Michael

 

 

Ayrton Michael (ne Gould) (1921-75).

British figurative sculptor, painter, graphic artist, writer and critic. A.'s chief preoccupations were with the Greek myths of Daedalus, the Minotaur and the Delphic oracle, and the composer Berlioz. A.'s numerous books include: Testament of Daedalus (1962), The Rudiments of Paradise (1971) and The Minos Consequence (1974).

 


The Acrobats

 

 


Berlioz - Scene aux Champs
1969

 


Berlioz
1968

 


Berlioz - Cote St Andre
1969

 


Attic Dance in a Sacred Place, 1957

 


Contained Maze

 


Sleeper in Flight, 1943

 


The Nurse, 1960

 


Temptation of St. Anthony XX1, 1942

 


Demeter

 


Daedalus Mazemaker

 


Dark Trinity

 


Restless Minotaur, 1964

 


Minotaur in Jeopardy, 1964

 


Daedalus Head

 


Impact, 1974

 


Minotaur Asleep, 1972

 


Siren, 1963

 


Small Sentinel

 


Talos

 


Serpentine Figure, 1972

 


Nautilus Maze

 


Icarus Fledged, 1961

 


Daedalus-Icarus Matrix, 1968
 

 

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