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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




Berlioz - Cote St Andre


Attic Dance in a Sacred Place, 1957


Contained Maze


Sleeper in Flight, 1943


The Nurse, 1960


Temptation of St. Anthony XX1, 1942




Daedalus Mazemaker


Dark Trinity


Restless Minotaur, 1964


Minotaur in Jeopardy, 1964


Daedalus Head


Impact, 1974


Minotaur Asleep, 1972


Siren, 1963


Small Sentinel




Serpentine Figure, 1972


Nautilus Maze


Icarus Fledged, 1961


Daedalus-Icarus Matrix, 1968


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